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Meet Julia

Julia is a Registered Clinical Counsellor (RCC), and has a MA in Counselling Psychology from Athabasca University. Additionally, Julia is a certified Ayurveda Nutritionist, and a 200-level certified yoga and mindfulness teacher.

Her therapeutic approach is person-centred, trauma-informed, and stems primarily from mindfulness-based modalities, narrative therapy, and dialectical behaviour therapy.

Julia is known for being an empathetic listener, a person of integrity, and a gentle spirit.

During her personal time, Julia can be found with cup of tea, out in nature, or spending time with her husband and their daughter.

Always learning

Education & Qualifications

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Julia is constantly on the lookout for new learning opportunities to ensure her therapeutic approach is evidence-based and current. 

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Formal Education & Designations

  • Registered Clinical Counsellor (RCC #18282); BC Association of Clinical Counsellors

  • MA Counselling Psychology, Athabasca University

  • BA, University of Calgary

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Continued Education

  • DBT Certificate (2022)

  • DBT for Substance Use Disorders (2022)

  • Mindfulness-Based Somatic Therapy, levels 1 & 2 Certification (2018)

  • Narrative Therapy, levels 1 & 2 Certification (2014)

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Additional Training:

  • Ayurvedic Nutrition Certification (2022)

  • Bibliotherapy, Literature & Mental Health Certificate (2021)

  • 200h Yoga & Mindfulness Teacher Training Certification (2020)

A designation of BC Association of Clinical Counsellors

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"Mindfulness is a way of befriending ourselves and our experience."

Jon Kabat-Zinn

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