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Julie Forrest-Lytle

Contributing Faculty

College of Social and Behavioral Sciences

School of Counseling

Degree Program M.S. Clinical Mental Health Counseling


Dr. Juliana Forrest-Lytle is a Walden University graduate twice over, having completed her MS in Mental Health Counseling in 2011 and her PhD in Counselor Education and Supervision in 2020. Throughout her academic and professional careers, she has acted in various educator, mentor, and leadership roles. Dr. Forrest-Lytle holds current professional memberships with the American Counseling Association, the Association for Counselor Education & Supervision, the Florida Counseling Association, and the Florida Association for Counselor Education & Supervision and serves as a member of the Florida Counseling Association by-laws committee. As a scholar and practitioner, her focus has been to de-stigmatize mental health and to be an advocate for those who are unable to advocate for themselves. Dr. Forrest-Lytle is a Contributing Faculty member for the School of Counseling. Her research interests include burnout and self-care, multi-cultural counseling experiences, graduate student concerns, and the experience of non-majority group graduate students. She is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor for the state of Florida as well as a published author and co-author.

Courses Taught

COUN 6723 - Multicultural Counseling

Education

BS, University of Central Florida - Orlando, FL United States

MS, Walden University - Minneapolis , MN United States

PhD, Walden University - Minneapolis, MN United States