Lee Chase, Ph.D. is a Clinical Psychologist licensed in the states of Virginia and Maryland. She earned her Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology at Fairleigh Dickinson University, where her research focus was on the psychological impact of sexual abuse and trauma. She completed her predoctoral internship at a psychoanalytic training and treatment facility, The Postgraduate Center for Mental Health, in New York City, NY. After graduation, she worked for five years at a university hospital child development center, providing psychological evaluations and therapy as part of a developmental assessment and treatment team.
In addition to these experiences, Dr. Chase has worked in a variety of clinical settings during her over twenty years of practice, including hospital inpatient psychiatric units (children, adolescents, and adults), community mental health centers, and private group settings.
Dr. Chase has also consulted for the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration’s (SAMHSA) National Registry of Evidence-based Programs and Practices (NREPP) project, evaluating the efficacy of evidence-based practices and interventions in the areas of mental health and substance abuse. As a consultant, she Identified areas of research underrepresented on the NREPP registry and networked with key policymakers and researchers at the Binge Eating Disorder Association (BEDA) National Conference in an effort to promote collaboration with NREPP.
Dr. Chase has been in private practice since 2000.
American Psychological Association
Virginia Psychological Association
Virginia Academy of Clinical Psychologists
Northern Virginia Clinical Psychologists