Ms. Carol Martin Johnson, ATR-BC, LPC


EMDR Certified Therapist

Online Therapy

About Me

Liicensed professional counselor, art psychotherapist and EMDR certified. Healing is a creative process. I hold the space to allow healing and growth to happen.

Education & Experience

Experience: - CAROL MARTIN JOHNSON, LLC- Private therapy practice in Philadelphia since March 2017 - BELMONT BEHAVIORAL HEALTH, Philadelphia, PA . four years Providing outpatient group, family and individual psychotherapy for older adults who are coping with depression, anxiety, trauma, grief and loss, physical illness and a variety of other age related issues. Offering art therapy, traditional talk therapy and EMDR. Level 2 EMDR trained. - LIVING INDEPENDENTLY FOR ELDERS (LIFE/UPenn), Philadelphia, nine years Provided art psychotherapy for medically frail elderly within the LIFE program that addressed a variety of issues including dementia, pain, isolation, mental illness, grief and loss, somatization and addictions. - NORTHWESTERN HUMAN SERVICES (NHS), SHARON HILL, PA three years Provided group and individual talk and art therapy for adults with co-occurring disorders and chronic mental illness.

Professional & Volunteer Affiliations

Volunteer in local community boathouse, helping to run local boating and fishing programs. Volunteer in faith community, facilitating and providing support and connection. Worked as a volunteer for three years in Uganda, East Africa as a community organizer. Developed and facilitated a community based health care program within a diverse community and implemented training workshops for health workers.

Specialty Area

  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety/Panic Attacks
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Chronic Illness/Medical Issues
  • Chronic Pain
  • Dementia
  • Depression
  • Grief/Loss/Mourning
  • Mood Disorders
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Stress Management
  • Traumatic Incident

Population Served

  • Adults
  • Group
  • Seniors
  • Underserved