Leslie has experience working with children, adolescents, and adults in individual and group settings. She strives to provide a safe and comfortable space for her clients explore their difficulties, be heard, and resolve their inner struggles. Leslie is trained in a multitude of therapy approaches and works with her clients to determine the best fit to help them reach their desired goals.
Not all repetitive thoughts are obsessions and not all repetitive behaviors are compulsions. Many people worry or have routines… A person with OCD can’t just stop what they are doing because they get tired of it or it’s time to leave. If their obsessive thought was that “stepping on a crack would break their mother’s back,” they would continue to avoid all cracks in any surface walked on.