Loyola University Maryland


Leanna M. Brisson, Psy.D.

Clinical Assistant Professor
Director of Masters Field Education

Email: lmbrisson@loyola.edu
Phone: 410-617-2428
Office: Fernandez Center 209


  • B.A. (Psychology, minors in Neuroscience and Women's Studies) - Wilkes University
  • M.A. (Psychology) - Stony Brook University
  • M.S. (Psychology) - Loyola University Maryland
  • Psy.D. (Clinical Psychology) - Loyola University Maryland
  • Pre-doctoral Internship - University of Pennsylvania Counseling and Psychological Services
  • Post-doctoral Fellowship - Therapy Group of D.C.

Courses Taught

  • PY 101 - Introductory Psychology (Messina Program)
  • PY 728 - Group Supervision (CPC Program)

Areas of Specialization

My clinical interests include interpersonal and relational treatment modalities, trauma-informed care, relational trauma, multicultural counseling and clinical practices, ethical non-monogamy and polyamory, sex-positive and kink-aware therapeutic practices, and fat liberation.

Sanil Mayilkunnel


Sanil decided to pursue a doctorate in clinical psychology to better serve and provide care for marginalized populations