Winnie Leung, PhD
Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychology (in Psychiatry)
Dr. Leung is an Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychology (in Psychiatry) at Columbia University College of Physician & Surgeons. She is the Clinical Director of the Center of Prevention and Evaluation (COPE), a research program for individuals at increased risk for psychosis relative to their peers, and a clinician at the Lieber Center for Schizophrenia Research and Treatment.
Dr. Leung received her Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from the University of Maryland at College Park. Following her clinical internship at the Baltimore VA Medical Center and she completed a two-year postdoctoral fellowship in schizophrenia research and treatment at the James J Peters VA Medical Center / Mount Sinai School of Medicine. Dr. Leung has been involved in several NIMH or NARSAD-funded studies examining social and neurocognitive indicators of risk for schizophrenia-spectrum disorders, effective treatments for individuals with severe mental illness and substance use disorders, the relationship between neurocognitive deficits and functional outcome in schizophrenia, and the impact on functional outcome in schizophrenia following cognitive remediation, as compared to Functional Adaptation Skills Training (FAST). Dr. Leung's interests also include empirically supported approaches to assessments and clinical interventions.
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