I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with over 14 years of experience. I have Bachelor degrees in Psychology and Social Work and a Master's degree in Social Work from the University of Central Florida. I also have a lot of life experience. I have grown up in the military and traveled all over the Unites States. I have traveled throughout Europe, South Africa, and Mexico. I thoroughly enjoy helping people (Individuals, Families, and Couples) and have a broad base of therapy knowledge including Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (Trauma Focused) , Solution Focused, Psychodynamic, Motivational Interviewing, Dialectical Behavior Therapy, Client-Centered, and Mindfulness approaches. I like to use what works the best and quickest for the person I am helping which is usually a mixture of the above. I have worked with a wide variety of clients that struggle with mental illness (Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, Autism, Asperger's, ADHD, Bipolar, Schizophrenia, Depression, Anxiety, Defiance, Anger Management, Mood Disorders, Personality Disorders, Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder, Stress Disorders, Emotional and Behavior Disorders, Adjustment Disorders, Impulse Control Disorders), addiction, and relationship problems. I would be honored to help you make your life into the adventure you want it to be.
It takes courage to seek a more fulfilling and happier life and to take the first steps towards making change. If you are ready to take that step I am here to support and empower you. I look forward to working with you!
- Relationship issues
- Family conflicts
- Trauma and abuse
- Parenting issues
I also have experience in Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, LGBT, Grief, Anger management, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Depression
LCSW #SW 14204 (Expires: 2019-03-31)
Julia is a great listener and very empathetic. She helped me get through a tough transition period!
Julia is a wonderful and upbeat counselor who really cares about her patients. She is attentive and offers direct, down-to-earth advice for moving through issues. Highly recommended!
Julia is incredible to work with. She listen to your problems and identifies them in a way that works for you! She often has advice and has helped me work through a lot of my problems and made me realize my strengths in life. She responds as quickly as she cans and always tries to do her best to help, no matter the issue.
I have been working with Julia for about four months now. She is very approachable. I feel she is very understanding and knows exactly how to help. I feel so much encouraged to work on myself with her suggestions. She is a wonderful therapist!
Julia is an excellent support person. I always feel heard and she’s receptive to my needs around counseling style and pace, and helps me clarify my thoughts, issues and concerns. Also, she’s got wonderful, non-judgemental advice that she presents in a very direct and though-invoking ways. Lucky find!
She listens to me and approaches my statements from a unique perspective that I hadn't previously considered. This is extremely helpful, and exactly what I was looking for in counseling.
Julia is very attentive and is very professional in her approach. She is able to identify key issues fairly quickly and provide great tips and advice with regards to my issues. She has been very helpful and has been a great source to help with my healing.
I started working with Julia just a few weeks ago. In that time my demeanor has certainly changed for the positive. She has been very helpful and supportive. I really appreciate the flexibility of our interactions.
The design and versatility of this platform has been very helpful. It allows me to send my therapist a message anytime something I need help with occurs. This gives us the chance to filter through stuff and find out what’s really important without fear of forgetting the details before my next session.
I never imagined such great counseling service. It has been the best decision that I've made for the betterment of my mental health during my life struggles.
Julia has been a tremendous source of support and help. She is able to identify the issues I am feeling or facing and share it in a manner that makes me feel that I can overcome my issues. I have started to apply some of her advice and do feel hopeful that my life can begin to change in the aspects that I seek. Thank you Julia and I look forward to learning and growing under your guidance and help.
The characteristic that I really like about Julia is that she really listens. She also comes across as genuinely concerned about your situation.