Judy Leavitt Judith P. Leavitt, MA, EdD


  • Adjunct Faculty


  • Couples Therapy
  • Human Sexuality

Research and Practice Interests

  • Couples therapy
  • Couples dealing with sex addiction
  • Sex therapy
  • Women’s sexuality
  • Vulvodynia

Professional Licenses and Certifications

  • Licensed Psychologist Provider (Massachusetts)
  • Diplomate Certified Sex Therapist

Publications and Presentations

Common Dilemmas in Couple Therapy: New York: Routledge, 2008.

Leavitt, J.P. (2012). The sexual alarm system: Women’s unwanted response to sexual intimacy and how to overcome it. New York: Jason Aronson.

The Anatomy of a Couplkes Therapy Session: The 50 Minute Hour in Eight Stages. New York:  Routledge, 2018. 

Current Professional Leadership and/or Concurrent Work Experience

  • Private practice –Wayland, MA

Prior Professional Leadership and/or Work Experience

  • Adjunct Faculty - Smith School of Social work

Professional Affiliations

  • American Psychological Association
  • Massachusetts Psychological Association
  • American Association of Sex Educators, Counselors and Therapists