Hello, my name is Julie Ramsey and I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with over 30 years of experience working as a Psychotherapist. I maintain that therapy should be an authentic experience, and the clients need to be heard, valued and validated. I practice a balance of basic empathy and unconditional positive regard. I am skillful in performing individual, marital and group counseling sessions. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, Bipolar, anger and stress, relationship issues, parenting problems, career challenges, substance abuse, grief counseling, batterers intervention and victim interventions. I have helped many people who have experienced physical trauma and/ or emotional abuse. I am passionate about building trust and rapport with my clientele through non-judgmental approach and compassionate interpersonal skills. I have been told I am easy to talk to. I enjoy helping individuals meet their desired outcomes. The Evidence based modalities I have utilized include Motivational interviewing, Solution Focused Brief Therapy, Cognitive Behavior Therapy, Mindfulness, Dialectical Behavior Therapy , Trauma-focused Therapy, Cognitive Processing Therapy, Gestalt Therapy. I also have several years of experience in Basic Life Skills counseling such as anger and stress management, self-esteem enhancement and assertive communication.
- Stress, Anxiety
- Relationship issues
- Trauma and abuse
Addictions , LGBT , Family conflicts , Intimacy-related issues , Sleeping disorders , Anger management , Self esteem , Bipolar disorder , Coping with life changes , Compassion fatigue , ADHD , Abandonment , Aging and Geriatric Issues , Antisocial Personality , Attachment Issues , Avoidant Personality , Blended Family Issues , Body Image , Cancer , Caregiver Issues and Stress , Chronic Pain Illness and Disability , Co-morbidity , Codependency , Commitment Issues , Communication Problems , Control Issues , Coping with Natural or Human-Caused Disaster , Dependent Personality , Dissociation , Divorce and Separation , Domestic Violence , Drug and Alcohol Addiction , Eating and Food-Related Issues , Emptiness , Family of Origin Issues , Family Problems , Fatherhood Issues , First Responder Issues , Forgiveness , Guilt and Shame , Hoarding , Impulsivity , Infidelity , Isolation/Loneliness , Jealousy , Men's Issues , Midlife Crisis , Military and Veterans Issues , Mood Disorders , Narcissism , Obsessions, Compulsions, and OCD , Panic Disorder and Panic Attacks , Personality Disorders , Postpartum Depression , Posttraumatic Stress , Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD) , Self-Harm , Sexual Assault and Abuse , Social Anxiety and Phobia , Trichotillomania , Women's Issues , Workplace Issues Read more...
Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Emotionally-Focused Therapy (EFT), Gottman Method, Imago Relationship Therapy, Jungian Therapy, Mindfulness Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Psychodynamic Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy, Trauma-Focused Therapy
LCSW #LCSW-265 (Expires: 2022-10-20)
Attentive and understanding conversation style, structured yet relaxed sessions, and all around helpful for the trauma that I have experienced in life; I love working with Julie.
Julie is an excellent listener which is foremost important, but also follows through with real legitimate advice . She’s been great every time.
She’s amazing. Very helpful.
so far I am loving my experience! keep up the good work!! you are amazing! Thank you for all you do!
Julie is wonderful! She is a great listener. She has been very helpful to me in dealing with some very complicated issues I've been facing. Very happy to be working with her.
Julie is very caring and empathetic. I felt heard and never embarrassed. Julie is easy to speak to and listens well. She also works towards goals with you and focuses on what you can control.
Julie has been fundamental in the huge increase in my self confidence and belief in the last couple of months while I've been going through a tough patch in my relationship! She is such a great listener and knows exactly when to offer guidance and share her understanding. I always felt things were going at a pace I felt comfortable with but that I had goals and a purpose that I was working toward with my metal health, with Julie's insight and professional guidance. I am really glad I found her and am so thankful for her support and patient empathy!
Julie is great! She is kind and helpful. She understands my issues and is truly concerned about helping me through them. I look forward to our sessions and I love being able to text her. I'm so glad I tried BetterHelp.
Julie is very responsive and really learn to understand you. She assist me in coping and helping me to be there when i felt anxious. I am thankful.