Licensed Professional Counselor

Julie Mackey is a licensed professional counselor (LPC). Julie was born and raised in the Lehigh Valley and after graduating from Freedom High School she went on to earn a Bachelors degree from Albright College, majoring in Psychology with a concentration in Women’s Studies. She then earned her Masters degree in Counseling Psychology with a specialization in Children and Adolescent therapy from Chestnut Hill College.

Julie enjoys working with children, adolescents, and adults. She works well with anxiety, parenting concerns, and relationship dynamics. Her calm and gentle style enables her to work with people of all ages in a manner that draws upon inherent strengths to overcome the challenges they face. Her strong points include a non-threatening demeanor, easy-going manner, and over 20 years of experience working in the mental health field. Julie has had success connecting with all types of people, even those who might be initially resistant to therapy.

Julie is often described as being warm, accepting, and easy to talk to. She combines person-centered and cognitive-behavioral approaches to empower people to find and utilize strengths to help them feel better. 

When not doing therapy, Julie loves spending time with her family, being with friends, taking walks, catching up with her favorite TV shows, and is an avid reader.

Using a strength-based, empowering approach, your work with Julie will be rewarding, challenging, and validating. She looks forward to meeting and working with you soon!

Julie Mackey is an independent contractor with Otto Psychological Associates, LLC

Contact Julie today to book an appointment