Julie Schreiner, DNP
Specialization: Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Care; Eating Disorders in Children, Adolescents, and Adults
Certification: Doctor of Nursing Practice, Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner, and Family Nurse Practitioner.
Education: Dr. Schreiner received a Bachelor Degree in Psychology and International Human Rights from University of California, Davis and later went to Johns Hopkins University where she received a Bachelor of Science in Nursing. Dr. Schreiner continued her education at Duke University earning a Master’s of Science in Nursing and a Doctorate of Nursing Practice where she focused her research on educating medical providers on the care and management of patients with eating disorders, and implementing eating disorder screening within college health centers.
Experience: As a nurse practitioner, Dr. Schreiner has primarily practiced in pediatric/adolescent health and has specialized in the mental health care of children and adolescents. Dr. Schreiner continues her passion for education via her teaching and mentoring for nurse practitioner students from around the country and currently guest lectures at UCLA’s School of Nursing where she teaches on Child and Adolescent Behavioral Health for the Family and Pediatric Nurse Practitioner students. Dr. Schreiner wrote the “Eating Disorder in Children and Adolescent” chapter for the Behavioral Pediatric Healthcare for Nurse Practitioners textbook and has focused much of her professional career on the care of child, adolescent, and adult patients with eating disorders.
Getting to know Julie: When she is not working, Dr. Schreiner is traveling with her husband and two dachshunds, hiking, reading, or gardening.