Dr. Leslie Rith-Najarian
received her B.A. in Psychology from Harvard University in 2012. Her dissertation research developed and tested an online skills program for anxiety and depression in university students. She completed her clinical internship at the UCLA Counseling & Psychological Services. Her broad research interests focus on engaging young people, especially those from underserved populations, in accessible, appealing, and evidence-informed mental health programming. Leslie is currently completing a post-doctoral fellowship in the Harvard Psychology Department with Dr. Kate McLaughlin and Dr. John Weisz on a project developing an early intervention for adolescents exposed to trauma.
Link to Leslie’s Post-Doc Profile: https://sdlab.fas.harvard.edu/people/leslie-rith-najarian