Faculty: Judith P. Leavitt, MA, EdD

Judy Leavitt

Judith P. Leavitt, MA, EdD

Adjunct Faculty, Clinical Psychology Department


  • 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.

Concurrent Leadership, Service and Professional Activities

  • Private practice –Wayland, MA

Prior Experience

  • Adjunct Faculty - Smith School of Social work

Professional Affiliations

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