Education and Experience
Julie Sharp is an individual, couple and family therapist, and licensed Clinical Social Worker. Her formal education includes two Canadian degrees - a Master of Social Work degree from the University of Toronto with a specialization in Children and Family Therapy along with a Bachelor (Hons) degree in Social Work from Ryerson University.
She received her clinical training at Ontario Shores Centre for Mental Health Sciences, where she worked in the outpatient unit providing clinical assessment and treatment to individuals with anxiety disorders. Her training also included valuable clinical supervision and training in evidence based therapies, proven effective in treating mental health conditions.
In addition, she has gained extensive experience working with children, adolescents, and adults with a variety of life challenges and mental health concerns while a part of interdisciplinary teams and community settings throughout Durham Region and Toronto, including Canadian Mental Health Association, Big Brothers Big Sisters, Durham College’s Women’s Centre, and Ryerson University. She is currently an affiliate provider for Health Canada in their Employee Assistance Program (EAP) providing counselling services to Federal employees and their families.