Leslie is our Family and Integrative Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner. She has over 22 years of experience in mental health, including 14 years of adult and adolescent inpatient and outpatient care. Her interest in Mental Health began in the US Army Reserves working as a Mental Health Specialist. Leslie specializes in treating a wide range of disorders including anxiety, depression, bipolar disorder, ADHD, OCD, PTSD, Post-Partum Depression, and Addiction.
Her personal treatment approach incorporates both traditional and integrative medication management and aims to improve her patient’s overall quality of life while minimizing medication intervention when possible. Leslie has been a member of the Ballen Medical & Wellness team since 2013 and is licensed to prescribe Suboxone and Sublocade for opioid addiction.
Wright State University: BS in Nursing
University of Cincinnati: MS in Nursing
American Nurses Credentialing Center: Certified Nurse Practitioner
US Army Reserves: Mental Health Specialist