Yuliya Karpuk, LMHC
Be the light you want to see in the world
Yuliya Karpuk is the founder of Lumen Behavior Health and is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor. Yuliya has substantial experience working with teenagers and adults struggling with managing intense emotions, suicidality, self-harm, emotional dysregulation and impulsive behaviors.
In her own words, "It is our basic human desire to be understood, heard and seen by others. I believe that the goal of counseling is to help clients discover their life purpose and potential by bringing hope, compassion and acceptance into their lives. My commitment is to listen, validate and empower their internal capabilities for holistic healing while challenging the self-defeating behaviors and thoughts that can create emotional, mental and physical suffering."
Over the years, Yuliya has experience supervising DBT program(s), creating DBT curriculum, facilitating individual/group therapy and supervising towards licensure. Yuliya is a registered Yoga & Mindfulness instructor and has a passion towards instructing therapeutic yoga. Yuliya speaks Russian and Ukrainian and has a heart for multicultural diversity and equality. In her free time, Yuliya enjoys playing the piano, spending time with her family/friends and hanging out with her two cats- June & Zeus.