Department/Program: Nursing and Allied Health
Dr. Leavesley has been a registered nurse since 1975 and a licensed clinical psychologist since 1992. Her specialty area is gerontology. She has served in various clinical, academic, and administrative positions in the fields of adult mental health and medical surgical nursing. She joined the faculty of Our Lady of Holy Cross College in 2003 and teaches primarily in the clinical settings, dealing with the mental health content and practice of Nursing 308 and 400. She also maintains a full-time private practice as a clinical psychologist. Dr. Leavesley has more than 20 years of presentations of papers and posters, journal and chapter publications, and participation in research.
Ph.D. Clinical Psychology University of Houston
M.A. Clinical Psychology University of Houston
M.S.N. University of Texas at Austin
B.S.N. Texas Christian University
Faculty Row - Office 23
4123 Woodland Drive, New Orleans, La. 70131