Leslie is a Licensed Marriage Family Therapist who earned her M.A. in Clinical Psychology from Antioch University in Santa Barbara. She has also been licensed as a Vocational Nurse with the State of California since 1998. The combination of her medical background and clinical experience rounds out her understanding of the strong connection between the mind and body. Leslie brings a compassionate, open, and direct approach to her work with children, families, and individuals. Her areas of expertise include attachment issues, grief and loss, anxiety and depression and their relationship to eating disorders. Her desire is to provide a safe, nurturing space where her clients can learn to be more comfortable in their own skin.
Leslie believes that Jesus is our ultimate healer and hope. One of her favorite scriptures is Jeremiah 29:11-13.