Welcome to the website of Dr. Paul J. Leslie

Psychotherapist, Author and Educator 

Welcome to the website of Dr. Paul J. Leslie. Feel free to explore this site for information about Paul’s work as an author, researcher, therapist, and trainer.


“Paul is a rare therapist who combines technical psychotherapy expertise with an open heart and a willingness to be creative. He focuses on resources rather than pathology, as well as adjusting his therapy to meet the needs of his clients. I highly recommend his work.” - ROBERT MUSIKANTOW, PhD, Founder of the Evanston Center for Transformative Arts and faculty member at Adler School of Psychology, www.robertmusikantow.com

“Paul J Leslie has impressed me over the years with his clear and sensitive understanding of the application of indirect, client resource focused methods for creating beneficial change. The importance of the “person” and the establishment of “relationship” is a natural quality that Paul brings to his work. I unreservedly recommend and endorse him.” - RICHARD HILL, President of the Global Association of Interpersonal Neurobiology Studies and Director of the Mind Science Institute, Sydney Australia. www.curiosityapproach.com

“You can trust Paul Leslie to thoroughly understand what is going on with you. A man of many talents, Paul brings great depth to everything he does. By working with him, you will find yourself feeling happier and clearer about your future.” - CATHERINE CARRIGAN, Medical Intuitive, entrepreneur and best-selling author of “What is Healing: Awaken Your Intuitive Power for Health and Happiness” and “Banish the Blues NOW”. www.catherinecarrigan.com

“Dr. Paul Leslie is a deeply empathic clinician who skillfully provides engaging thought-provoking dialogue while facilitating productive and empowering alternatives in a supportive environment. Paul is masterful at embracing the trials of the soul through utilizing one’s innate resourcefulness to achieve authenticity in living a life ripe with possibility and confidence. He is a steady guide to obtaining clarity of thought and the wisdom of the heart.” - SUZANNE BLACK, Psy.D., Clinical Psychologist, author, and expert on Bipolar Disorders, Paris, France

“We celebrate Paul J. Leslie’s inspiring and down-to-earth contribution to fostering a resource-focused approach to helping people transform.”– HILLARY KEENEY, PhD & BRADFORD KEENEY, PhD, Internationally renowned healers, scholar-practitioners, authors, and teachers of creative transformation. www.keeneyinstitute.org

“I had the great pleasure to train under Paul Leslie. Paul is quite knowledgeable and is a very talented therapist. His training was light, fun, humorous and uplifting. After learning from him I went home with a renewed excitement and enthusiasm for the work I do. I highly recommend attending a workshop lead by Paul!” - TARA DICKHERBER, Licensed Professional Counselor, author, and expert on trauma resolution, St. Charles, Missouri. www.tarasdickherberlpc.com

“Paul’s work is absolutely fascinating, mind blowing, eye opening, and wonderful!” -DR. ROB McNEILLY, director of the Center for Effective Therapy, Tasmania, www.cet.net.au