Lyndsay Thompson

Title & Contact Info

Lecturer in Counselling and Thanatology

 Email: lthompson [at]

Academic Credentials

DMin, Spiritual Formation, Tyndale Seminary (in progress)
MDiv, Clinical Counselling, Tyndale Seminary, 2018
BA, International Development, York University, 2011

Areas of Specialization

Child and family therapy, thanatology, trauma informed therapy, spiritual formation


Lyndsay is a Registered Psychotherapist and clinical supervisor and is trained a variety of modalities such as EMDR, Focusing and Theraplay. In her practice, she works primarily with kids ages 7 to 12 with their parents and individual adults. Lyndsay prioritizes the integration of faith and psychology in all her work and learning. Her doctoral research is on the topics of spiritual formation, story, imagination, popular culture and practical theology. She teaches in both the Clinical Counselling and Thanatology programs. Outside of her practice and the classroom, Lyndsay loves to fly fish, run, mountain bike, curl and play hockey.

Popular Courses

  • Pre-internship Counselling Skills Labs I & II
  • Grief, Death and Dying in the Family System

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