Benjamin Schoendorff

Licensed Psychologist



Benjamin, an ACT pioneer in the French-speaking world, has been living in Quebec since October 2010, where he lives with his wife and family. Co-founder with his wife Marie-France of the Contextual Psychology Institute, he has been a member of the Order of Psychologists of Quebec since January 2012. Benjamin is an ACBS peer-reviewed international ACT trainer and a certified FAP trainer. Author of several books and books on Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), he has been instrumental in spreading the simple and intuitive model of the ACT matrix. He developed the six-step approach to the ACT matrix that is widely used at the CPC and elsewhere and which helps people reconnect to their deepest yearnings and getting their lives back into action.

Benjamin focuses on training psychological flexibility, that is, the ability to do what most deeply matters to you, no matter what. He dreams of making psychological flexibility so simple that it could be be slipped in the water supply!

A generalist, Benjamin works with children, teens, parents, families, adults, couples, teams and organizations. He offers therapy services, parental guidance and personal and professional coaching.

Benji is appreciated for his authenticity, his deeply human humor and his ability to communicate in simple language.

I’ll help you do what most profoundly matters to you, no matter what