Leah Baer, PsyD

Provider Type: Psychologist

Serving: Adult

Leah Baer, PsyD

Dr. Baer has been at Psychodiagnostic Services of Southern Maine since 2006, where she started as a postdoctoral intern and has remained on staff as a licensed psychologist. She has experience in conducting psychological evaluations with children, adolescents, and adults to assess for various emotional and neurocognitive challenges including, but not limited to, Intellectual Disability, Learning Disabilities, Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), Autism Spectrum Disorder, memory decline/dementia, and anxiety, mood, personality, psychotic, and trauma-related disturbances. She obtained her Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from Middlebury College in 1999. She then pursued graduate work at Baylor University where she obtained both a Master’s degree and Doctoral degree in Clinical Psychology. As a part of her graduate training, she completed a pre-doctoral internship at the Veterans Affairs Medical Center in White River Junction, Vermont, where she conducted individual and group therapy with veterans, individual counseling with college and graduate students in collaboration with Dartmouth College, and emotional/personality and neurocognitive assessments with veterans.

Specialties

  • Adolescent/Teen Issues
  • Agoraphobia
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Behavioral Therapy
  • Bereavement/Grief Counseling
  • Binge Eating
  • Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD)
  • Bullying
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Cognitive Therapy
  • Couples Conflict Resolution
  • Cultural Diversity Issues
  • Depression
  • Eating Disorder
  • Emotional Overeating
  • Gender Dysphoria
  • Hyperactive Disorder (ADD/ADHD)
  • Irrational Fears/Phobias
  • Loneliness
  • Malaise
  • Marriage Conflict Resolution
  • Marriage Counseling
  • Mental Health Consultation
  • Mental Health Problem
  • Mental Illness
  • Mood Disorders
  • Mood Swings
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Panic Attack
  • Parenting Counseling
  • Phobia
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Counseling
  • Pre-College Fears
  • Pre-Move In Couples Counseling
  • Premarital Conflict Resolution
  • Premarital Counseling
  • Psychological Trauma
  • Psychology Consultation
  • Psychotherapy
  • Relationship Counseling
  • Relationship Struggles
  • Separation Anxiety
  • Sleep Disorder
  • Sleep Problems
  • Social Anxiety
  • Stress
  • Stress Management
  • Therapy
  • Worry

Locations

Portland, ME
11 Baxter Blvd, 2nd Floor
Portland, ME 04101-1801
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