Dr. Leonardi is a Licensed Psychologist with years of experience working with children, adolescents, adults, families, and couples.  She holds a doctoral degree in Developmental Psychology from Ferkauf Graduate School of Psychology at Yeshiva University.  She also studied Clinical Psychology at Fielding Graduate University in Santa Barbara, CA.

Her years working at St. Vincent’s Hospital in both the Adolescent Partial Hospital Program and the Outpatient Department have provided her with extensive experience working with all levels of need.  She has specialized training in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy with specific training in depressive and anxiety disorders including Post Traumatic Stress Disorder and Obsessive Compulsive Disorder.

Dr. Leonardi serves as an Adjunct Professor at Mercy College teaching undergraduate and graduate level courses in psychology.