Julia, is the sole owner of ADOPTIONS
BY JULIA CHILDERS, PH.D, LCSW. Her husband William is the Financial Director of the agency and has volunteered his time along
side of Julia for over 10 years in her efforts to save children and preserve families. Julia and William are Christians and
promote Christianity as the foundation of their agency.
Julia is a graduate of Anderson Baptist College and a three-time
graduate of Clemson University. Julia has degrees in Elementary Education, Secondary Education and Psychology, Counseling
and Guidance Services.and also studied special education. She provides special educatiojn advocacy. She is a
NC licensed Clinical Social Worker and Psychotherapist. . Julia has worked for the SC and NC Department of Social Services
for over 12 years. She has worked in the child abuse units preserving families, protecting children, and managing foster care
and moving children forward to adoption. ---and forever families. In NC, Julia developed therapeutic programs for Children
of Alcoholics in Foster Care. She also developed counseling programs for children who were victims of domestic violence. In
the NC Court System, Julia has been designated an expert witness in the field of child sexual abuse and child custody issues
and testified on the behalf of many children. Julia served as a Guardian Ad Litem for children in NC. As a former employee
of the NC Department of Social Services, Julia understands the full legal issues surrounding adoption and is able to assist
children and families in achieving their adoption goals.
Julia's agency "ADOPTIONS"
known as Childers Adoption Agency in their community sponsors girls softball and basketball teams, boys baseball and basketball
teams. Julia and her husband William were honored by a local Elementary School for their generous giving to the students there.
Julia also provides medical social work services and special education consulting. She is also a volunteer with her community
Hospice organization and promotes cancer awareness. Julia also is presently volunteering on a local teen pregnancy home project
in her County.