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Julia McGowen-Bienkowski, Licensed Professional Counselor, Certified EMDR Trauma Practitioner

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Current Availability:

Monday- Friday 9am- 9pm (est)

Julia McGowen-Bienkowski remote and phone therapy in MichiganJulia McGowen-Bienkowski remote and phone therapy in Michigan
Provides therapy in Michigan

About Me:

  • My clients describe me as:

    My approach is playful, practical and aimed at educating you on how the brian and body work together to reinforce healthy (or unhealthy) habits.

  • Something to know about my approach is:

    Understanding our biology (genetics/development) as it relates to our biography (lived experiences/unique history) allows us to develop a tailored "recipe" for optimal mental and physical wellness.

  • Together, we will:

    I use evidence based interventions (EMDR, Polyvagal, Somatic) that help align the body and brain, reinforce more adaptive ways to cope with stress/process trauma and create lasting changes.

  • I specialize in working with people who:

    I specialize in trauma informed, dual diagnosis care for mental health and substance abuse. I happily offer discounted rates to low income families and first responders/veterans.

  • I became a therapist because:

    Shame dies when stories are told in safe places. My goal is to help you get back into the driver's seat of your life.

  • Something that stands out about where I offer therapy is:

    Telehealth counseling, court ordered therapy, substance abuse/psychological evaluations available online Mon-Fri 9-9.

  • More about me and my practice:

    I am a Nationally Board Certified and Licensed Professioal Counselor and EMDR Practitioner with over 25 years of experience in the holistic health field. My undergraduate studies include early childhood education and women and gender studies.

More Details:

Out-of-Pocket Fees:

$50 - $100

In-Network with:

No Insurers

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