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Pamela Johnson, MA
Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

Pam co-founded Compass Counseling in 2006 and has been in clinical practice as a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist for over 30 years.  She has developed extensive specialization in working with couples, including highly distressed relationships.  Her practice also includes working with relationship conflict, life transitions, depression, anxiety, grief, and spiritual issues.  As a Certified Retirement Coach, Pam has particular focus on second half of life concerns.  At Compass Counseling, she provides clinical supervision of therapists and interns.

Pam received her M.A. in counseling psychology from Wheaton College Graduate School.  She then completed the post-graduate intensive clinical training internship at the Brief Family Therapy Center of the Wisconsin Institute on Family Studies. Pam has taught counseling as an adjunct faculty member at Trinity International University Graduate School and has trained in Emotion Focused Therapy for couples. 

Pam is married with 2 adult daughters.  An avid pickle ball player, she is happiest on a certain lake in the north woods of Wisconsin.

Pam is an in-network provider with BCBS PPO


Pam Johnson practices out of our Compass East office located at:

1531 S. Grove Avenue
Suite 204
Barrington, IL 60010