Dr. Leslie G. Cohn, Ph.d. Licensed Psychologist will be Joining us in the offices of Indigo Mental Health Counseling at the end of October 2015. Dr. Cohn works with adults and older adolescents who are struggling with depression, anxiety, relationship concerns, substance abuse or dependence, trauma or other abuse, chronic pain or illness, or problems with dissociation.
Dr. Cohn was educated at Boston University and the University of Nebraska – Lincoln. She completed an internship at the Puget Sound Health Care System at the Seattle V. A. Hospital, and a post-doctoral fellowship in substance abuse and dependence at the same institution. Her style incorporates aspects of various therapeutic approaches with a focus on thoughts, feelings, behaviors, and readiness to change as a way to help clients have the life for which they strive.
She has been treating clients for over 15 years and also conducts research in the areas of chronic pain, cancer, and the use of the internet for healthcare education and medical informatics.In addition Dr. Cohn has the following distinctions:
- MEMBER, WASHINGTON STATE BOARD OF PSYCHOLOGY EXAMINERS
- MEMBER, SWEDISH HOSPITAL MEDICAL STAFF
- CLINICAL INSTRUCTOR, UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON, DEPARTMENT OF PSYCHOLOGY