JULIA ROSS, M.A., M.F.T. received her Master’s Degree in Clinical Psychology at the University of San Francisco, California in 1976 and later received her Marriage and Family Therapy License from the California Board of Behavioral Sciences, also in 1976.
From 1980 to 1987 Julia’s Clinical and Administrative experience started when she became the Director of the Henry Ohlhoff Outpatient Programs located in San Francisco, California. She founded and directed 5 outpatient addiction and 2 eating disorder treatment programs. These included the first outpatient treatment programs for families, adolescents and compulsive overeaters in Northern California. It was here that she first began to develop and implement Nutritional Strategies to address the physiological imbalances that contribute to the development of and relapse from eating disorders and addiction.
From 1988 to the present Julia became the Founder and Executive Director of Recovery Systems Clinic located in Mill Valley, California. Here she directs an outpatient program that treats both eating disorders and addictions, as well as mood and health problems more generally, with Therapeutic Nutritional Protocols along with Counseling, Education and Holistic Medical Care. Julia Ross may be contacted at her Recovery Systems Clinic by phone 415-383-3611.
Julia has 2 best-seller books, 6 articles in professional journals and 5 CDs/DVDs to her credit. Her first book The Diet Cure has sold over 150,000 copies in the U.S., U.K. and Australia and was chosen by Amazon.com for its “Tremendous 10” Health, Mind and Body Books of 2000. Her second book The Mood Cure was a finalist for the “Books for a Better Life” Award and named AlternativeMentalHealth.com’s “Book of the Year.”
Julia will speak on Targeted Amino Acid Therapy For Depression & Other Mood Disorders.