Experience & Education
University of California, Santa Cruz, BA
Goddard College, MA
International College, PhD, Los Angeles, California
Psychology, McIlnay and Associates, Torrance, California
International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies
International Society for the Study of Trauma and Dissociation
As a clinical psychologist, Dr. Leeds
specializes in providing comprehensive, confidential, and responsive
psychotherapy for adolescents and adults of all ages. Dr. Leeds provides a full
range of psychotherapy services including treatment for depression, panic
attacks, and specific phobias such as speaking anxiety and flying phobia. Dr.
Leeds is internationally recognized as an expert in the diagnosis and treatment
of acute and chronic post-traumatic stress disorder.
Dr. Leeds received his Ph.D. from
International College in Los Angeles, his M.A. from Goddard College in Vermont
and his B.A. from UC Santa Cruz. He is a member of the International Society
for Traumatic Stress Studies, International Society for the Study of Trauma and
Dissociation, the EMDR International Association, the American Psychological
Association, and the California Psychological Association. He serves on the
Editorial Advisory Board for the Journal of EMDR Research and Practice. He is the author of several book chapters,
journal articles and a book on the application of EMDR to chronic and complex
trauma, panic attacks and phobias.
Areas of InterestPsychology