What value or principle matters most to you?

In a recent interview with Shoutout LA, the interviewer asks: “Hi Dr. Leslie, what matters most to you?” Authenticity, transparency and consistent confidence are my main principles. After years working with criminals and very mentally ill individuals, I learned how to be myself. I learned how to be okay with myself and set boundaries with…

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NightTime Talk with Niall Boylan

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A client once gouged their eyes out in front of me.” Interview with clinical and forensic psychologist… Hear the full interview here.

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Patience Under Pressure Gets Noticed

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Patience can be challenging, especially under pressure. When people are observed showing this skill and habit of exhibiting poise and making sound decisions behaviorally, it gets noticed and communicates about them…   Read the full article here.

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What Is Socratic Questioning?

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What Is Socratic Questioning? Clinical and forensic psychologist Dr. Leslie Dobson tells us that Socratic questioning is a communication style that allows a person to stimulate another person’s thinking through open-ended questions. Read the full article here.

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12 Anxiety Relief Products From TikTok That’ll Help You Shake It Off

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“Anxiety is often defined as excessive worry, but there is a lot more to the emotion. Anxiety can present itself as fatigue, irritability, restlessness, sadness, and an inability to concentrate. Anxiety can range from very mild to severe,” says clinical and forensic psychologist Dr. Leslie Dobson, M.S., M.A., Psy.D. Read the article containing excellent suggestions…

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The Benefits Of Using A Family Approach For Treating Schizophrenia

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Enduring a mental health disorder is terrifying, and schizophrenia and often referred to as a life of horror, questioning your surroundings and people. It is easy to judge individuals who are struggling with schizophrenia, but be kind. Read the full article on Medium.com Dr. Leslie Dobson is a clinical and forensic psychologist in California. She…

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