Julie Church, PLPC, NCC
Julie is trained in both EMDR with an addiction focus and Yoga Fit for Warriors. She is working beyond EMDR standard training to become certified, an advanced designation in EMDR. With a background in law enforcement, Julie is passionate about working with first responders.
Julie has a unique view on how trauma affects the body and brain and uses a holistic approach in working with patients. As a mother of three and spouse of a first responder, she has deep empathy for those struggling to cope with daily stressors as well as healing from past experiences.
Julie is the founder of Integrative Warrior Assistance, a non-profit organization providing mental health and wellness referral resources and care for first responders and their families, as well as psycho-educational presentations for public service departments. She is a volunteer for the Louisiana Trauma Resource Network (TRN) and an adjunct instructor for St. Tammany Parish Sheriff's Office, teaching classes about nervous system regulation.
Before joining our team at the start of 2021, Julie worked with at risk youth and their families as a substance abuse counselor intern. She earned a Master of Science degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling and a Bachelor of Art degree in Criminal Justice from Southeastern Louisiana University. In a previous career, Julie served in law enforcement.
Julie offers in-person and Telehealth sessions to adults at the rate of $100-110 per 50 minute session.
In accordance with the No Surprises Act, fees are communicated in advance. While out of network with insurance, a receipt is available for possible reimbursement.