John L. Gibson, PhD

Licensed Psychologist


John L. Gibson, PhD, is a licensed psychologist, psychotherapist, couple's counselor, supervisor and clinical teacher. He received degrees from Hope College (BA), Western Michigan University (MA) and Loyola University of Chicago (PhD). He began post-doctoral practice in 1994.

Prior to entering private practice, he was a staff psychologist at Holland Hospital, where he provided outpatient psychotherapy, couple counseling, psychological testing, and clinical supervision in the clinic known as Behavioral Health Services. He also provided on-call consultation to the Holland Hospital's Emergency Department. In 2001 he left the hospital to establish a private practice.

Dr. Gibson has also served as an adjunct instructor at Western Michigan University, where he taught graduate-level classes and provided practicum supervision at the
Center for Counseling and Psychological Services. Currently, in addition to his private therapy practice, he provides consultation and supervision for practicing therapists in the lakeshore community.

As of September of 2022, his private practice is closed. Although he continues to consult with other therapists on a limited basis, he has retired from clinical work.

He no longer sees clients.