Julie started her medical career serving in the U.S. Army. After graduating from Pacific Lutheran University (PLU) in Parkland, Washington, with a Bachelor of Science in nursing in 2001, she returned to school for her Master of Science in nursing administration. Julie graduated from the University of Phoenix in 2009 with her nursing administration degree. Later, she earned her adult nurse practitioner degree from Maryville University in St. Louis, Missouri. Today, she also holds professional certification as an adult geriatric nurse practitioner and a mental health nurse practitioner. Since obtaining her psychiatric-mental health nurse practitioner certificate (PMHNP) in 2020, Julie has treated patients at Grace Mental Health Resources, INC. Julie’s dedication to providing comprehensive care allows her to get to know her patients and establish individualized treatments, such as behavioral health counseling and medication management. With her extensive experience in mental health care, Julie provides treatment for many different conditions, including depression, anxiety, and attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). In addition to offering all-inclusive mental health treatment, Julie provides life coaching. Outside of work, she loves to spend time outdoors, running, hiking, biking, swimming, kayaking, and beekeeping. Julie is excited to welcome new patients at Grace Mental Health Resources, INC, whether they visit her office or take advantage of the telehealth services she offers.