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     Julie Forrest
Mind Works Psychologists
Licensed Psychologist, Medical Psychologist Licensed Clinical Social Worker
Licensed Master Social Worker
American Psychological Association (APA) National Association of Social Workers (NASW)
213 Henderson Ave., Pass Christian 228.300.8819
Mind Works Psychologists specializes in the assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of childhood and adult behavioral and mental health struggles. Their assessment services are individually tailored to identify intellectual, behavioral, and neuropsychological strengths and deficits in children and adults. They also provide a wide variety of counseling services and are committed to identifying and treating their client’s unique needs.
What is the most rewarding aspect of your careers?
The opportunity to be a part of a client’s life and empower them to tackle life’s challenges.
What is the best advice you've received?
1. Don’t tackle the world all at once
2. Every stranger can teach you something 3. It’s never too late to learn something new
In your opinion, what is the public's biggest misconception about your field?
It is a misconception that mental illnesses are rare or untreatable and that therapy is a waste of time.
What advice would you give to others interested in practicing medicine?
Set clear boundaries to protect clients, but also to protect yourself from career- related burnout.
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