Julie Joyce, PMHNP-BC, Medical Director

Julie Joyce is board-certified in child, adolescent, and adult psychiatry. In healthcare for over 20 years, she has provided compassionate mental health and substance use treatment in Washington DC since relocating in 2008.

Julie graduated from the University of Missouri Kansas City in 2019 with a Masters of Science in nursing. She has worked in a variety of settings including critical care units, labor and delivery, and a level 3 trauma unit. Julie has also enjoyed working with Washington DC’s homeless population for over ten years, including street outreach and treating both acute and chronic mental health and cooccurring disorders.

When not working, Julie enjoys hiking, spending time with her family, and carpentry.

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