We have the most licensed psychologists and psychiatrists practicing in one location in New England
M. Lee Leppanen, Psy.D.
Dr. Leppanen received her Master of Science and Doctor of Psychology degrees from Antioch
University New England. She also holds an advanced degree in nursing (MN, University of Washington,
Seattle). Dr. Leppanen obtained her clinical training at New Hampshire Hospital and Veterans
Administration Medical Center in Vermont, and also completed a predoctoral internship and a
postdoctoral residency at Pennsylvania Counseling Services in Lebanon, Pennsylvania where she
received extensive training in substance misuse issues and mental health problems focusing on mood
disorders. She is licensed in New Hampshire as a Psychologist, and as a Master Alcohol and Drug
Dr. Leppanen is a member of the American Psychological Association and the New Hampshire
Psychological Association. She serves as adjunct faculty at Antioch University New England teaching
advanced seminars in the Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology.
Dr. Leppanen provides individual psychotherapy for adults and older adolescents, and group
psychotherapy. Her specialty interests include helping individuals struggling with mood disorders such
as depression and anxiety, substance abuse/dependence, and personality disorders. She also
specializes in lifespan development and transitions, and concerns such as grief and loss, career
issues, and developing positive approaches to coping with life stresses and problems. Dr. Leppanen's
approach emphasizes a collaborative therapist-patient relationship that integrates psychodynamic,
cognitive-behavioral, and positive psychology perspectives.
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