Julie Evans is a Licensed Massage Therapist, an ordained deacon, and a freelance writer. With her mission to help people transform their wellness into a way of life, Julie helps others interpret what their mind/body/spirit is telling them. A writer, columnist and motivational speaker Julie has been published in Into Sanity: Essays About Mental Health, Mental Illness, And Living In Between, A Talking Writing Anthology, Pulse magazine (Voices from the heart of Medicine), Fictionique, and has read her work on NPR’s The Roundtable and for Read650. She has just completed her latest memoir entitled Joy Road: My Journey from Addiction to Recovery published by Woodstock Arts (August 2019), the riveting story of one woman’s search for self and meaning. With degrees in Holistic Health, Pastoral Counseling, Mentoring Theory and Narrative Therapy, Julie believes that words and touch are some of our best medicine. You can find out more about Julie here.
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“People look for retreats for themselves, in the country, by the coast, or in the hills . . . There is nowhere that a person can find a more peaceful and trouble-free retreat than in his own mind. . . . So constantly give yourself this retreat, and renew yourself.”
- MARCUS AURELIUS