I am a Licensed Therapist NC #6630 from Burlington North Carolina, with a background in agency, school and hospital work. Happily married for 37 years, we have 3 grown married children and two (soon to be three) grandchildren. I am a Christain with a passion for helping others. I love working with children, adolescents and families and I am dedicated to providing a safe, confidential place where individual and families can heal.
My Qualifications and Clinical Background
I earned BA degree in Psychology from Elon University and a Masters degree in Counseling from Liberty University. I have had additional extensive training in Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, and working with children with behavioral and emotional problems.I am a certified Family Trauma Specialist and have experience working and collaborating with community agencies with families that have experienced trauma. Before opening my private practice 10 years ago, I worked as an outpatient therapist in an agency setting, and have 5 years experience working for ABSS as a prevention/intervention counselor. In this role I worked with middle and high school students to reduce violence and substance abuse.
Julia is a Licensed Professional Counselor in North Carolina #6630, and a Licensed School Counselor K-12. She is also a Certified Parenting Coordinator and has certification in substance abuse prevention and social skills training programs. She is a member of the American Association of Christian Counselors and the North Carolina Licensed Professional Counseling Association.
May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace as you trust in him, so that you may overflow with hope by the power of the Holy Spirit. (Romans 15:13)