Julie Gottman

Dr. Julie Gottman is the co-founder and Clinical Director of The Gottman Institute. A highly respected licensed clinical psychologist, she is sought internationally by media and organizations as an expert advisor on marriage, sexual abuse and rape, domestic violence, gay and lesbian adoption, same-sex marriage and parenting issues. She was recently voted as the WA State Psychologist of the Year. 

Dr. Gottman is the co-founder of The Gottman Institute. She is the co-creator of the immensely popular Art and Science of Love Weekend Workshops for Couples, which she teaches in Seattle, and the co-creator of the clinical training program in Gottman Couples Therapy, which she teaches internationally.  Dr. Julie Gottman is the author/co-author of three books: Ten Lessons to Transform Your Marriage, And Baby Makes Three, and The Marriage Clinic Casebook
She is in private practice in the Seattle area, providing intensive marathon therapy sessions for couples. She specializes in working with distressed couples, abuse and trauma survivors, those with substance abuse problems and their partners, as well as cancer patients and their families.

Julie Gottman is inspiring, empowering, respectful, and kind. Her commitment to excellence and integrity assures that as The Gottman Institute and its work grows, it continues to maintain the highest ethical and scientific standards.

More info: The Gottman Relationship Institute


The Gottmans will present a Level 1 clinical training following the Creating Connections Conference:
A two-day Level 1 Workshop for Clinicians:
Bridging the Couple Chasm: A Research Based Approach 

April 22 & 23  2013
Oisterwijk - the Netherlands 

Presented by John Gottman, Ph.D. , and Julie Schwartz Gottman, Ph.D.