Dr. Julie Bindeman is driven to help people with their personal journeys to parenthood as a result of her own experiences. She graduated from George Washington University with a doctorate in clinical psychology. Starting in graduate school, she developed an interest in identity formation across the lifespan. She has worked in a variety of settings including outpatient mental health, private practices, schools, and Universities. She has served as a member of the Board of Directors for the Maryland Psychological Association (www.marylandpsychology.org) since 2008. Her private practice, Integrative Therapy of Greater Washington was founded in 2007 with Nanci Brown, LCSW-C. She contributed a chapter to the book The Burden of Choice which was released by Springer Publishing in 2015.