Julisa  Holmes

Julisa Holmes

She/Her/Hers

Licensed Professional Counselor, LPC Practice: Bright Star Behavioral Specialties Insurance & Fees Locations
Pennsylvania Accepting Online
Updated November 29, 2023

Specialties & Expertise

  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Family issues
  • Life transitions
  • Loss, grief, and bereavement
  • Relationship issues

Professional statement

Julisa is a Licensed Professional Counselor with a master's degree in Community and Trauma Counseling. She has a person-centered and strength-based approach, focusing on encouraging hope, self-efficacy, and self-love in her clients. With 10 years of experience, Julisa has worked with youth/adolescents and adults facing various challenges such as co-occurring disorders, trauma, depression, grief, anxiety, life transitions, relationship issues, family conflict, and self-esteem.

Julisa believes in tailoring evidence-based practices to suit each person's needs, helping them thrive and feel empowered in their day-to-day lives. Some of the modalities she has found beneficial include Trauma Focused, Cognitive Behavioral, Acceptance and Commitment, Brief Solution Focused, and Mindfulness therapies.

What sets Julisa apart is her belief in clients being the experts on themselves. She works collaboratively with clients to help them understand how personal growth can align with their core beliefs and interests. By building this understanding, Julisa aims to support clients in accomplishing different forms of personal growth that are specific to them.


Message to clients

I want to take a moment to acknowledge the courage it takes to seek support and embark on your journey of personal growth. Julisa is here to accompany you on this path, offering a safe and non-judgmental space where you can explore your concerns, emotions, and desires.

Remember that you are the expert on yourself, and Julisa deeply values your unique experiences, beliefs, and interests. Together, you will work collaboratively to tailor evidence-based practices that align with your needs and aspirations. Whether you are navigating trauma, mental health challenges, relationship issues, or life transitions, Julisa's person-centered and strength-based approach will focus on cultivating hope, self-efficacy, and self-love within you.


Specialties

Anxiety - Coping with excessive worry, nervousness, or stress; intense discomfort in social settings (social anxiety); sudden and intense feelings of panic (panic disorder)

Depression - Providing support and promoting healing of hopelessness, low motivation and energy, sadness, irritability, sleep disturbance, and loss of interest and pleasure in life

Family issues - Promoting communication and supporting family members to address challenges and reduce conflict and distress

Life transitions - Coping with difficult or impactful life changes, such as moving to a new area, relationship transitions, child rearing, or career changes; learning self-care to better manage resulting stress

Loss, grief, and bereavement - Emotionally preparing for the anticipated passing of a loved one; managing feelings and reactions to a death or loss of significance; support during the process of healing and acceptance

Relationship issues - Understanding one’s wants and needs in relationships; exploring patterns of interaction, addressing concerns, and strengthening satisfaction in relationships and dating




Clientele

  • Couples
  • Teenagers (13-18)
  • Young adults (18-24)
  • Loveland Therapy Fund Clients

Insurance

  • Aetna
  • Aetna Student Health Insurance
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Carelon
  • Cigna

Out-of-pocket fees

  • Individual sessions: $120 (50min)

Location(s)

Online Sessions (Pennsylvania)
Accepting new clients online
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon 9am - 4pm
  • Tue 9am - 4pm
  • Wed 9am - 4pm
  • Thu 9am - 4pm
  • Fri 9am - 4pm
  • Sat Please inquire about hours
  • Sun Please inquire about hours

Work and Education

Years of Experience: 9 years


Thomas Jefferson University, Master's Degree in Community and Trauma Counseling, 2015


Licensure

Pennsylvania: PC014971


Languages

English