Author Julie Woodley has experienced physical, emotional, and mental trauma, but through a deep trust in the promises of God and transforming experience of the Father's love, she has moved from broken to beautiful. She has embraced a life of joy that defies the expectations of others, but stands as a testimony to the profound healing power of God's grace. Join her on your own journey to wholeness.
Julie Woodley is director of Restoring the Heart Ministries (www.rthm.cc), serving childhood sexual abuse victims and post-abortion women. Her story has aired on The 700 Club, Focus on the Family, Life Today, and Dr. James Dobson's familytalk. She is the author of A Wildflower Grows in Brooklyn (2013), co-author of Surviving the Storms of Life (2008), and the producer of In the Wildflowers and Into My Arms counseling DVDs. She is an ordained and licensed minister in the International Ministerial Fellowship, licensed Christian counselor, and certified trauma counselor. She also facilitates groups at Leyden DuPage Clinic (Naperville, IL). She was inducted into the Suffolk County (New York) Women's Hall of Fame (2009) and has received numerous other awards. Julie has four children and five grandchildren.