Welcome LeverageU to the NBOTAC! 

Julie Christiansen, a powerhouse in mental health counseling and public speaking for nearly three decades, is passionate about igniting transformation. Julie’s journey has been a testament to her dedication to fostering change from within. From her early days, where her 6th-grade teacher acknowledged and encouraged her writing prowess to her current role as president and CEO of Leverage U, Julie’s passion for catalyzing growth has been unwavering.
Armed with a combined degree in English and Psychology and a graduate degree in Counseling Psychology, Julie’s journey into the realm of psychotherapy and motivational speaking has been marked by excellence. As a Registered Psychotherapist and acclaimed author, with her latest work, “The Rise of Rage,” Julie has left an indelible mark on both the literary and therapeutic landscapes.

At Leverage U, Julie’s mission is clear: to orchestrate radical, positive change on both personal and organizational levels. Through her innovative approach, she tackles issues at their core, firmly believing that every problem is fundamentally a relationship problem. Leveraging her proprietary tools of Transformational Education and Relationship Rehab, Julie empowers her clients to navigate the intricate terrain of communication with courage and finesse.
Julie’s impact transcends borders, with a client roster spanning from the military to healthcare institutions and corporate entities. Her expertise has garnered national and international recognition, earning her prestigious awards such as Niagara’s 40 Under 40, the Toastmasters Communication Leadership Award, the Women of Heart Award for Innovation in Mental Health, and recognition for Outstanding Leadership in Education and Learning. Her insights have been sought after by esteemed media outlets, and her consultative prowess has left an indelible mark on programs like the Anderson Cooper Show and The Hunted.

In a world where change is constant, Julie Christiansen stands as a beacon of empowerment, guiding individuals and organizations alike towards radical, positive, lasting change.

For more information visit https://leverageu.ca/