Julie Murphy

Julie Murphy

Instructor

Mindfulness Certificate

Julie Murphy, M.A., Registered Addictions Specialist, Certified Hakomi Trainer and Practioner, has over 25 years of experience consulting, teaching and working in the Healing Arts. Julie is a Co-Director of The Hakomi Institute of California and trains mental health professionals in California, Israel, Australia and New Zealand. With a strong background in the fields of anthropology, contemplative psychology, addictions, attachment theory, somatics, Buddhism, and poetry, Julie developed numerous programs that integrate cutting edge research with humanistic and contemplative approaches. She has been a guest lecturer at John F Kennedy University and The Institute of Transpersonal Psychology and has presented at numerous professional conferences. Julie specializes in developing mindfulness and compassion in relationships, attachment theory, addictions counseling and creative writing. Julie is a Marriage and Family Therapy Registered Intern (#73303) employed and supervised by Connie Batten, MFT 36050, and practices experiential somatic psychotherapy with individuals, couples, adolescents and families in Santa Cruz. For more information visit www.juliemurphy.org