Rachel C. Leonard, PhD, is a licensed clinical psychologist with Rogers Memorial Hospital who specializes in utilizing behavioral activation and other cognitive behavioral-based treatment interventions for people with mood and anxiety disorders.
Dr. Leonard provides training, supervision and clinical consultation to the treatment teams who work with adolescents and adults in Rogers’ FOCUS residential and partial hospitalization programs, the Oconomowoc adult inpatient program, and the depression and anxiety partial hospitalization programs.
Dr. Leonard received her doctorate in clinical psychology from the University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee, completed a doctoral internship in the Department of Psychiatry at the Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN, and a post-doctoral fellowship with Rogers’ OCD Center. She has received specialized training in behavioral activation, exposure therapy, and cognitive behavioral therapy.
Dr. Leonard co-authored many peer-reviewed journal articles and has been interviewed by regional newspapers and television news programs on topics on topics related to depression, OCD and anxiety. In addition, she has co-presented workshop sessions at several 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.