Dear Future Self /Dr. J (Julia Garcia)

Dear Future Self /Dr. J (Julia Garcia)

Dear Future Self,

Let’s talk relationships, social media & all things mental health w/ expert DRJ.  Relationships are at the center of everything. Even with online connections dominating culture, people are feeling more disconnected than ever and relationships with ourselves are suffering the most.

After surveying over 50,000 students across hundreds of cities nationwide, mental health expert, advocate, and former college athlete, Dr. Julia Garcia creates a real space for students to connect.  DR. J shares a powerful blend of research, proven academic principles, and her own personal experience, to give students timeless tools to navigate their own personal journeys successfully.


  • A highly interactive and unforgettable experience.

  • To create the culture of community on your campus.

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  • Frameworks for students to build an empowered perspective on themselves, each other, and their futures.


Since 2011, Julia Garcia has been empowering audiences all over the country, by uniquely infusing performance art into her powerful lectures.

As a refreshing and current voice who is encouraging students to stand together on all issues we traditionally stay silent about, Julia is creating a safe space for students to positively address issues of identity, relationships, substance abuse, gender issues, current events, leadership, and diversity.

Julia’s career at a glance:

JULIA GARCIA’S latest startup, THE REWRITE PROJECT, won the audience impact award at the largest Entrepreneur pitch event in the state of Arizona. Within the same month, JULIA’S work with teens in high risk environments had her featured as one of 15 select speakers at the first HOPE 2 Talk in Arizona, alongside some of the most prominent and leading educators in the country. A few days after that, JULIA was the keynote Speaker for the first NO PLACE FOR HATE celebration, which is a Diversity & Inclusion initiative to end bias and bullying in schools.
Creator & Founder: The TRU Movement 501(c)(3) non-profit organization
Doctorate of Psychology, Saybrook University
Master of Arts, Human Science with a concentration in transformative social change, Saybrook University
Bachelor of Communication Arts, New York Institute of Technology
Published Memoir; Somewhere In Between, Morgan James Publishing
NCAA Certified Speaker
National E Coaching License, Soccer
As a student, Julia was a scholar-athlete for the women’s soccer team, a writer for the campus newspaper, a journalist reporter for the local news station, and president of the Women’s Association.


Category : Artist with multiple talks &Body Image and Empowerment &Diversity &Diversity and Multicultural &Dr. J &Inclusion DEI &Leadership, Success & Motivational &Mental Health &Relationships &Sexual Assault Awareness &Social Justice &Speakers &Women's History Month

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