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Dr. Julie Hanks is a trusted source on women’s emotional health, assertiveness, and family relationships and is quoted regularly as a trusted source in top-tier publications such as The Wall Street Journal, Reader’s Digest, Health, Bride, Ladies’ Home Journal.

Lady Diana The Princess With the Heart of Gold: Celebrity Legacies

I’ve loved providing mental health and relationship commentary on the lives of celebrities for Reelz Channel. One of my favorite Celebrity Legacies episodes airs again today: the life of Princess Diana.  I watched her life unfold in real-time during my adolescence and young adulthood. She was my princess. During her marriage to Prince Charles, she […]

The Marilyn Monroe You May Not Know: Celebrity Legacies

I’m fortunate enough to be part of a television project docu-series called “Celebrity Legacies” on ReelzChannel, where I provided mental health and relationship commentary on the lives of deceased celebrities. Beneath the Glamour Marilyn Monroe is perhaps the most iconic figure in Hollywood history. At the height of her fame, she oozed glamour, effortless charm, […]

Celebrity Legacies airs Tonight: Kurt Cobain 20 Years Later

In tonight’s premiere of Celebrity Legacies: Kurt Cobain on ReelzChannel, I provide commentary on mental health and family aspects of Cobain’s meteoric rise and tragic fall, and the possible impact of his fame and fortune on surviving family members. It’s been twenty years since the tragic death of Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain from a self-inflicted gunshot to the […]

In The Media

Emotional Health & Family Relationship Issues Expert Media Interviews Dr. Hanks has years of experience working with the media as an on-camera TV personality, radio host, and is a go-to source for relationship and emotional health advice for several national print and web publications. She is currently the emotional health contributor for KSL 5’s popular […]


Licensed Psychotherapist  Dr, Julie de Azevedo Hanks is keenly aware of the many issues facing women, couples and families today. As a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with over twenty years experience in the mental health field, Dr. Hanks is the founder and executive director of Wasatch Family Therapy, a private practice that provides effective counseling […]


Speaking Intro: Julie de Azevedo Hanks, PhD, LCSW is a licensed clinical social worker and psychotherapist specializing in women’s emotional health and relationships. Dr. Hanks is the founder and director of Wasatch Family Therapy, author of The Burnout Cure and The Assertiveness Guide for Women, a blogger, a local and national media contributor, an online influencer, a […]