OCD and Anxiety
Rachel C. Leonard, PhD, is a licensed clinical psychologist who specializes in utilizing behavioral activation and other cognitive behavioral-based treatment interventions for people with mood and anxiety disorders. She trains, supervisors and consults with the treatment teams who work with adolescents and adults in Rogers' FOCUS mood disorders residential and partial hospital programs, the Oconomowoc adult inpatient program, and the depression and anxiety partial hospital programs. Dr. Leonard received her doctorate in clinical psychology from the University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee, completed a doctoral internship in psychiatry at the Indiana University School of Medicine and a post-doctoral fellowship with Rogers' OCD Center. She has specialized training in behavioral activation, exposure therapy, and cognitive behavioral therapy.
Dr. Leonard has co-authored peer-reviewed journal articles and been interviewed by regional newspapers and television news programs on topics related to depression, OCD and anxiety. In addition, she has co-presented workshop sessions at national conferences, including the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, the American Psychiatric Association and the Anxiety and Depression Association of America (ADAA). Dr. Leonard is an active member of the ADAA, and a 2014 recipient of their Career Development Leadership Award.