Julie Shortridge

Licensed Professional Counselor, MA, LSW, LPC

Verified by Psychology Today
2 Endorsed
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Julie Shortridge

Licensed Professional Counselor, MA, LSW, LPC

Verified by Psychology Today
2 Endorsed

Location

A Life's Journey, Inc.
5991 Parkway North Blvd
Suite B
Cumming, GA 30040
(678) 696-0938
Offers online therapy

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Additional Location

A Life's Journey, Inc.
2047 Grayson Highway
Grayson, GA 30017
(678) 696-0938
Announcement icon All sessions are currently being delivered via video/telephone therapy through Simple Practice (a HIPAA Secure platform) with great success!

About

Congratulations ... on taking the next step in finding healing for you &/or your family! Life can often present new opportunities & struggles that we would not have anticipated. I would be honored to assist you as you walk through what often feels like a valley or difficult times in your life. I have learned that what often appears to be obstacles, are stepping stones of healing in our life’s journey. I look forward to meeting with you to see how I may assist you &/or your family. Sincerely, Julie : )
I specialize in working with children age 4+, pre-teens, teens, young adults, adults & families, in areas such as ADHD, anger, behavioral issues, self-esteem, bullying, self-injury, autism, anxiety, panic, depression, trauma, relationships, parenting, divorce, blended families, identity issues, enabling, addiction, life transitions & Christian Counseling.
I offer an online scheduling website for your convenience, which you can access 24/7 at https://www.honoringyourlifejourney.com Additionally, I have schedulers ready to assist you 24/7, to help set up your first appointment if you are ready to get started.

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $150 - $225
Pay By: ACH Bank transfer, Cash, Check, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Visa
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Beacon Health Options
  • Blue Cross
  • Blue Shield
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • Cigna and Evernorth
  • Great-West Life
  • Health Advocate
  • Humana
  • Magellan
  • MultiPlan
  • North Point/Browns Bridge
  • Optum
  • UMR
  • UnitedHealthcare UHC | UBH
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Qualifications

  • License: Georgia / LPC003547
  • School: Ashland Theological Seminary
  • Year Graduated: 1992

Additional Credentials

  • Membership: Additude ADHD
  • Certificate: American Christian Counseling Association / Certificate
  • Certificate Date: 2013

Endorsements

Licensed Professional Counselor, MA, LPC

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW, MRE

Julie Shortridge's Groups

Men's Group: How to have a successful relationship

What not to say to your loved one. This group is a lot of fun ... A group where we will come together and work on enhancing your communication with your loved one. Do you often get feedback that you are insensitive, forget, not listening, selfish, more involved in sports that your loved one. If so, this group is for you. This group is forming now. Please contact me if you are interested in this group alifesjourney_julie@outlook.com

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Self-Injury

Time to be determined. I am forming a Self-Injury 13 week group for males and females (age 13-18). This group is currently on hold due to the pandemic. I will keep you updated when it resumes. More to come... If interested please e-mail me at alifesjourney_julie@outlook.com

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Newly Divorced

I am forming a group for adults who have been divorced at least 6 months and are struggling with the transition and emotions related to being newly divorced. It is a 10-12 week group. If you are interested please e-mail at alifesjourney_julie@outlook.com This group is currently on hold due to the pandemic.

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Location

A Life's Journey, Inc.
5991 Parkway North Blvd
Suite B
Cumming, GA 30040
(678) 696-0938
Offers online therapy

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Website
Other Location +

Additional Location

A Life's Journey, Inc.
2047 Grayson Highway
Grayson, GA 30017
(678) 696-0938
Specialties
  • Women's Issues
  • Anxiety
  • Child
Issues
  • ADHD
  • Addiction
  • Adoption
  • Alcohol Use
  • Anger Management
  • Asperger's Syndrome
  • Autism
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality (BPD)
  • Career Counseling
  • Chronic Illness
  • Chronic Impulsivity
  • Chronic Pain
  • Codependency
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Developmental Disorders
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Violence
  • Drug Abuse
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Education and Learning Disabilities
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family Conflict
  • Grief
  • Infidelity
  • Intellectual Disability
  • Life Coaching
  • Life Transitions
  • Marital and Premarital
  • Men's Issues
  • Oppositional Defiance (ODD)
  • Parenting
  • Peer Relationships
  • Pregnancy, Prenatal, Postpartum
  • Relationship Issues
  • School Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Harming
  • Spirituality
  • Sports Performance
  • Stress
  • Substance Use
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Teen Violence
  • Trauma and PTSD
Mental Health
  • Elderly Persons Disorders
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • Thinking Disorders
Sexuality
  • LGBTQ+

Client Focus

Ethnicity: Other Racial or Ethnic Background
Faith: Christian
Age
  • Elders (65+)
  • Adults
  • Teen
  • Preteen
  • Children (6 to 10)
  • Toddler
Communities
  • Bisexual Allied
  • Cancer
  • Gay Allied
  • Immuno-disorders
  • Lesbian Allied
  • Single Mother

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Christian Counseling
  • Coaching
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Compassion Focused
  • Culturally Sensitive
  • Dialectical Behavior (DBT)
  • Eclectic
  • Emotionally Focused
  • Family / Marital
  • Family Systems
  • Imago
  • Interpersonal
  • Intervention
  • Mindfulness-Based (MBCT)
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Multicultural
  • Person-Centered
  • Play Therapy
  • Positive Psychology
  • Psychoanalytic
  • Psychodynamic
  • Rational Emotive Behavior (REBT)
  • Reality Therapy
  • Relational
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Strength-Based
  • Structural Family Therapy
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family

Links

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Last Modified: 30 Nov 2022
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Julie Shortridge

Licensed Professional Counselor, MA, LSW, LPC