Julie Smith is a renowned expert in interpreting adolescent behavior, is a licensed psychotherapist, award-winning author and sought-after speaker.

Julie Smith

Why choose Julie to speak at your next event?

She has the insightful ability to uncover the hidden forces that drive human nature. Adults have called her “the voice of reason and truth” and kids say “she just gets it.” With a blend of wit and wisdom, Julie regularly engages audiences of parents, educators and clinicians to communicate and connect.

Her ability to relate with others will have each person feeling like she is speaking directly to them — and that connection keeps her message alive long after the conversation is over. Julie has been quoted and featured in many outlets. She speaks on topics such as adolescent behavior, caring for aging parents, community building, building a successful counseling practice.

With genuine care, concern and compassion for others, Julie, a mother of three teens, has made an impact in the lives of thousands of adolescents and their families around the globe.

A Sampling of Julie’s presentations include:

Mastering Your Adolescent’s Language: What teens say is not what they mean.

Under Pressure and Undercover: Learn the challenges teen may hiding from you.

The Damage of Difficult: Understand how labels can hurt – and the one time it can help – adolescents

The Secrets behind Pre-Occupied Student: Learn the concerns holding students back + how you can help them let go

Suffering in Silence: Addressing the Rise of Anxiety, Depression + Self-Harm in Teen

Role Reversal: Learning to Care for your Aging Parents while also Caring for yourself

For a complete list of speaking topics, please download our speaker’s kit.