Julie Sabin, MA, LPCC, RPT-S
Julie enjoys working with children, teenagers, and young adults. She is a prescriptive therapist that believes in a client-focused approach to therapy. She is also a Registered Play Therapist. Play therapy is most often used with children ages 3-12, and can facilitate communication, foster emotional wellness, and increase personal strengths (emotional regulation, self-esteem, and creative problem solving). Julie works with children, teenagers, and young adults in the following areas: Trauma, adoption and foster care, anxiety, depression, grief and loss, anger, self injurious behaviors, emotional/behavioral issues, ADHD, divorce and blended families.
Julie has received training in AAPT (animal assisted play therapy), and has her cat, Nermal, in the office once a week.
Julie received her Bachelor of Science in Community Psychology with a minor in Child & Family Studies from St. Cloud State University in 2007. She also received her Master of Arts degree in Counseling & Psychological Services from St. Mary’s University of MN in 2013. Julie is an LPCC (Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor), and has a Registered Play Therapist certificate from the APT (Association for Play Therapy). Julie is a board of behavioral health and therapy approved supervisor for individuals pursuing their LPCC, and an APT approved supervisor for people pursuing their RPT.
Nermal is a silver tabby British Longhair cat. She has just recently started her work with children, teenagers, and young adults in the clinic with Julie. She enjoys pets and play time with people of all ages.