Winnie Leung, PhD

Clinical Psychologist

Certification: NY State Licensed Psychologist Education: Ph.D. from University of Maryland at College Park (APA accredited, PCSAS accredited) Residency: Baltimore Veteran Affairs Medical CenterEducation: 

Dr. Leung is a licensed clinical psychologist who strives to provide mental health treatment with compassion. She has expertise in the treatment of anxiety, fear, obsession and compulsion, trauma, depression, sleep, and work-related stress. She specializes in cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) and work jointly with patients to overcome barriers and build a healthier life. She is passionate in helping her patients develop coping strategies so that they have greater freedom to pursue their values and goals. Dr. Leung earned her B.A. in psychology from Binghamton University State University of New York and her Ph.D. in clinical psychology from the University of Maryland at College Park. She completed a Predoctoral Internship at the Baltimore VA Medical Center and a Postdoctoral Fellowship at the James J. VA Medical Center/Mt Sinai Medical Center. She has since worked in various clinical settings including the New York State Psychiatric Institute and Bellevue Hospital Center. In addition to her clinical work, she has also held faculty appointments at Columbia University Medical Center and NYU School of Medicine where she supervised and trained psychology interns and fellows. Dr. Leung also sees patients in her private practice in Manhattan. Dr. Leung was raised in Long Island, NY and has lived in NYC for over 10 years. She is an avid photographer and she is passionate about food and travel. She also enjoys running, kettlebell kickboxing, and spending time with her friends and family.