Julie is passionate about helping couples create loving and passionate partnerships. She has been working in the counseling field since 1989, however, she has really focused on working with couples since 2002. Julie is continually learning and honing her knowledge and skills so that clients receive the most appropriate help possible.
Julie has participated in training and coaching with some of the most researched couples counseling methods with the most positive outcomes. Having completed all required training and supervision in Emotionally Focused Couples Therapy (EFT), she is currently working toward certification in this method.
Other post-graduate training that Julie has completed and informs the work that she does includes:
- Basic and Advanced training and consultation with the Gottman Method of Couples Therapy (best research on long term, happy couples)
- Mastery and Leadership Program, and Workshop Leader training with PAX Programs
- Narrative Therapy
While Julie spends most of her client time with couples, she enjoys working with individuals as well, especially as it relates to relationship problems and issues.