Julie has over 25 years experience in the holistic health field. She is very passionate about helping her clients work through difficult health challenges as well as teaching them to access their inner power and healing abilities.
Julie specializes in brain optimization and whole body healing for those clients with ADHD, Autism Spectrum disorders, PTSD, concussions, anxiety issues, digestive disorders and hormonal issues.
Due to her family moving abroad, Julie has lived and built her practices in Belgium, France, Hong Kong and Singapore from 2004-2011. She now resides in her hometown of Kitchener- Waterloo, Ontario.
Julie is an instructor, an Amen Clinics Certified Brain Health Professional, a Metabolic Balance® coach and a Registered Holistic Nutritionist (CSNN 2006) with advanced studies in Ayurvedic Nutrition and Herbology. She is also a Reiki Master/Teacher and was a Certified BodyTalk™ Practitioner for 17 years . Her certifications, business building and vast experience in other modalities such as Life Coaching, Reflexology, Meditation, Therapeutic Touch, NLP, Myofascial Release Therapy, Nutrition for Mental Health and collaborating with medical doctors and naturopaths over the years have made her a sought-after mentor to recently certified holistic practitioners. Teaching is her passion as she believes in empowering her clients and the community to take charge of their own health.
In early 2018, Julie completed a professional Brain Health Coaching Certification program through the Amen Clinic(USA) which is famous for its groundbreaking studies, SPECT scans and treatment of mental health issues and brain traumas. In 2019 she received Trainer certification for operating NeurOptimal®Neurofeedback systems. January 2021, she completed her certification for Metabolic Balance®.
Julie has been a frequent online writer and guest speaker. She has also been interviewed for prominent podcasts, TV shows and magazines in Asia and Canada such as What Therapy, Time Out Hong Kong, Gafencu Men’s Magazine, AsiaSpa, The Good News Only, Frontline Forward Radio, the Step Forward Podcast in KW, Global CTV news, and recently for the podcast Discover Energy Work.
Julie has conducted workshops for several organizations across Hong Kong, Europe and Ontario, Canada on the topics of nutrition, brain health and alternative healthcare.
You can now find her at Functional Medicine Uptown in Waterloo.
Please see the Seminars and Events page for upcoming Brain Health presentations as well as classes in your area.