Johnston, Margaret Placentra

Margaret Placentra Johnston

Margaret Placentra Johnston has spent 25 years practicing Optometry. Now, she writes to help people gain clearer vision of a different sort. Dr. Johnston holds a Bachelor of Arts and Master of Arts in Education from the Catholic University of America, and Bachelor of Science and Doctor of Optometry degrees from the Pennsylvania College of Optometry (now called Salus University).

Her writings have appeared in Optometry journals and in the personal growth journal Recovering the Self. She also serves as an expert on in the categories of spiritual growth, atheism, skepticism and ophthalmology/optometry. Margaret gives talks about spiritual development issues to interested groups.

She has two grown sons and lives with her husband in McLean, Va.

Other Works By the Author
Faith Beyond Belief: Stories of Good People Who Left Their Church Behind