Leah Hecht

Bariatric Surgery Extern

5841 S. Maryland Ave., MC 3077
Chicago, IL 60637
Tel# (773) 834-5677

Education and Training

  • PhD, Clinical Psychology, Illinois Institute of Technology, 2017 (expected)
  • MS, Psychology, Illinois Institute of Technology, 2014 (expected)
  • BA, Psychology, Indiana University, 2011

Clinical Interests

  • Eating disorders and body image
  • Obesity

Research Interests

  • Gestational food cravings and women’s experiences in pregnancy and postpartum
  • Eating disorders and body image

Society Memberships

  • Society for Research in Psychopathology
  • American Psychological Association (APA)