Julie Markwardt and MSW, LICSW
Post Master’s Training: St. Thomas University
Master’s Degree: Saint Cloud State University
Bachelor’s Degree: Saint Cloud State University
Licensure: Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker
Julie has over 10 years working with adolescents and youth. She started off by working as a school social worker, supporting the eliminations of barriers which prevents students from succeeding in school. While at Inpatient Hospital in Brooklyn Park, she has worked to support adolescents, youth and families in navigating mental health concerns, strive towards emotional regulation and ways to continue to be safe after leaving inpatient.
Julie also incorporates Cognitive Behavior therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), mindfulness practices, and collaborative therapeutic approaches in her work.
Julie believes in having a balance in mental and physical health. Julie works out 6 days a week to support her physical health and is a gardener and an urban beekeeper which supports her mental health.
SPECIAL CLINICAL INTERESTS
Suicidal Ideation/Self- Injurious Behavior