In today's world there are so many people who are hurting and needing answers to the issues they are facing. There are the domestic and foreign conflicts, people dying from the global pandemic, unusual weather patterns that are having unprecedented impact all over the world causing destruction and more loss of lives. We need healing all over our land. There is a clarion call to all helping professionals to get involved and help the healing process.
I am Julia Brown a licensed independent practitioner and professional counselor. I retired in 2017 after working 27 years in the mental health field at the age of 65. I performed direct clinical services for 14 of those years and worked in a supervisory role the remaining 13 years. I have a Bachelors in Psychology in 1988 and Masters in Counseling Psychology in 1990. I was licensed as a professional counselor in 1994 and obtained my LPC supervisor's credential in 2008. I have had experience in crisis intervention and trauma focused therapy and veteran’s issues. I have worked with Adults and Adolescents as well as couples and first responders. I am currently serving the prison population doing contract work with releasees from federal prison into the halfway house setting. I felt an urge to get involved and use my skills in some small way to help with the healing of humanity all over our land.
Additional areas of focus: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Intimacy-related issues, Parenting issues, Anger management, Career difficulties, Depression, Compassion fatigue, Adoption and Foster Care, Aging and Geriatric Issues, Communication Problems, Coping with Natural or Human-Caused Disaster, Divorce and Separation, Domestic Violence, First Responder Issues, Forgiveness, Infidelity, Jealousy, Life Purpose, Midlife Crisis, Military and Veterans Issues, Mood Disorders, Multicultural Concerns, Personality Disorders, Phobias, Postpartum Depression, Post-traumatic Stress, Prejudice and Discrimination, Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD), Self-Harm, Sexual Assault and Abuse, Women's Issues
Clinical approaches: Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Mindfulness Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy, Trauma-Focused Therapy
MS LPC 0426
Julia is great. I blessed to have her.
Written on Oct 19, 2023 after therapy with Julia for 3 months on issues concerning grief
I really like Julia.
Written on Oct 18, 2023 after therapy with Julia for 3 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, addictions, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, grief, parenting issues, self esteem, anger management, and coping with life changes
I am 65. It’s never to late to get help. Julia Brown has helped me so much. She is the best gift I have ever given myself.
Written on Oct 15, 2023 after therapy with Julia for 1 year on issues concerning stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, and anger management
She’s amazing and I appreciate her candor even when it’s not what I want to hear.
Written on Sep 24, 2023 after therapy with Julia for 4 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, family conflicts, grief, and coping with life changes
Ms. Julia has been my therapist for almost 2 years and she is great. Highly recommend ☺️
Written on Sep 22, 2023 after therapy with Julia for 1 year and 8 months on issues concerning family conflicts, trauma and abuse, grief, and parenting issues
Julia is very experienced and she responds back in a timely manner and she has given new ways of thinking about things and boost my confidence .Julia can handle situations and have great solutions for the problem.
Written on Sep 20, 2023 after therapy with Julia for 2 weeks on issues concerning relationship issues