She completed her APA accredited internship at Rogers Memorial Hospital where she conducted individual, group, and family therapy with children, adolescents, and adults struggling with anxiety, depression, mood disorders, PTSD and other stressor related disorders. Dr. Leash completed two years of clinical training at UCSD Eating Disorders Center for Treatment and Research. While at UCSD she conducted individual and group therapy for adolescents and families, provided meal support for patients and families, and conducted various psychological assessments.
Dr. Leash’s approach to treatment is client centered and will depend greatly on the client’s needs at that time. She will discuss with you the various approaches to treatment and how to best reach your treatment goals. Her clinical interest and training has primarily been rooted in behavioral treatments such as Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, Cognitive Behavior Therapy, Exposure and Response Prevention for anxiety disorders, Prolonged Exposure for PTSD and other stressor related disorders, and Family-Based Therapy.