Dr. Julie A. O'Brien, EdD

Education & Experience

I have been working in the field of mental health since 1988. I have worked in a variety of settings therapeutically throughout my career. I have trained in psychodynamic, marriage and family, cognitive-behavioral, trauma, dissociative disorders, grief and loss, crisis management, substance abuse, sexual abuse, gestalt, psychosocial oncology, object relations, stress management, parenting, personality disorders and I am a certified Eye Movement and Desensitization Reprocessing (EMDR)therapist as well as an approved clinical supervisor for the state of Florida.

Specialty Area

  • Abuse/Neglect
  • Addictions
  • Alcohol/Substance Abuse
  • Anxiety/Panic Attacks
  • Attachment Disorders
  • Chronic Illness/Medical Issues
  • Depression
  • Dissociative Disorders
  • Eating Disorders
  • Gender Identity
  • Grief/Loss/Mourning
  • Marriage/Relationship Issues
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • Phobias
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Self-Harm
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Stress Management
  • Traumatic Incident

Population Served

  • Adolescents (13-17)
  • Adults
  • Couples
  • Families
  • LGBTQ+


  • English


  • Aetna
  • BlueCross BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • Magellan Health
  • UnitedHealth