Julia McArthur (formerly, Stewart) is working towards the completion of her doctoral degree in Clinical Psychology at the University of Guelph. She received both her M.A. in Clinical Psychology and B.A. in Honours Psychology from the University of Guelph. Julia has trained within the Thames Valley and Hamilton-Wentworth District School boards, the Child and Youth Mental Health Program at Hamilton Health Sciences, and the Centre for Psychological Services at the University of Guelph. Most recently, Julia completed her clinical residency in Toronto at the SickKids Centre for Community Mental Health.
Julia provides psychotherapy and comprehensive psychoeducational assessments, working with children, adolescents, and their families to address a wide range of concerns including: learning and developmental disabilities, anxiety, depression, trauma, emotion regulation, and behavioural difficulties. Julia has received training in a variety of treatment modalities, but works primarily from a Cognitive Behavioural (CBT) approach with an emphasis on parent involvement using Emotion Focused Family Therapy (EFFT).
In her spare time, Julia enjoys visiting her family’s cottage on the Northern Bruce Peninsula, watching the Toronto Blue Jays, and spending time with her family and dog.