Dr. Geoffrey R. Thompson

Dr. Geoffrey R. Thompson

Dr. Thompson is Program Director at the Sunshine Coast Health Centre, where he established a meaning-centered program to help those suffering from mental health and addictions issues.

He has published journal articles, book chapters, and a book interpreting addictions as a problem of meaning, as well as reviewed journal articles on addiction. He is currently completing a book for the public on addiction and meaning.

Since 2002, he has been involved with the International Network on Personal Meaning, volunteering as a board member, helping organize its biennial international meaning conferences, and co-editing its newsletter.