Sandra C. Leister, PhD
Licensed Clinical Psychologist
Dr. Leister is in private psychological practice and additionally has been responsible for the management and clinical service delivery of Employee Assistance Programs in
With Creative Care Management, Dr. Leister provides account management; clinical services to employees; supervisor training programs; as well as organizational and management consulting. She has published professional articles and presented workplace and community seminars on Stress Management; Self-esteem; Assertion; Cultural Diversity; Substance Abuse; Sexual Harassment; Conflict Resolution; Supervisor Skill Development; and Team Building.
Dr. Leister is a Licensed Clinical Psychologist in the States of Illinois and Indiana. Her clinical specialties include:
- Organizational Psychology, Consulting and Workplace Trainings
- Short term Cognitive and Solution Focused Counseling
- Depression, Anxiety and other Mood Related Therapies
- Alcohol and Drug related Evaluation and Interventions
- Personality, Neuropsychological and Vocational Assessment
Additionally, she is a Substance Abuse Professional certified by the National Association of Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Counselors Certification Commission (NAADAC) to provide evaluations, recommendations and monitoring for employees in violation of Department of Transportation regulations.
She has held adjunct faculty status at the
1990-Present Licensed Clinical Psychologist (PhD) Private Practice
Provide counseling services to adults, adolescents and children for a variety of personal, interpersonal, substance, academic and career issues. Provide client evaluation, treatment and education.
1990-Present Employee Assistance Program Manager-Contractual
Creative Care Management
Provide assessment, referral and short-term counseling to employees of contracted employer groups; provide Supervisor Training, Management Consultation and Wellness Programs.
1990- Present Substance Abuse Professional (SAP)
Provide evaluation, education and referral to treatment for employees self- referred or by their employer for policy or DOT evaluations. Refer for treatment to external provider; monitor treatment compliance of employee and coordinate information and return to work with Designated Employer Representative. National Substance Abuse Professional Certification 2005
Ph. D. Counseling Psychology
Bachelor of Science
1991 - Licensed Clinical Psychologist -
1990 - Licensed Clinical Psychologist – Indiana
1991 - Health Service Provider – Indiana
2005 - Substance Abuse Professional – national certification