Leslie Sickels, LCSW joined Felicity House as a Program Manager in 2015. She brings many years of experience in providing supportive services to individuals with ASD, women and LGBTQ communities. Leslie has facilitated social skills groups for individuals with ASD since 2008 and maintains a private practice, specializing in work with individuals on the spectrum, since 2011. Along with her work in autism, Leslie previously worked in child welfare, providing diagnostic assessments as well as trauma-informed therapy to adolescents in a residential setting. Leslie holds a B.A. in Psychology from Ohio State University and a Masters in Social Work from Hunter College.
Leslie is happiest spending time with her rescue dog, Lulu, or crafting a DIY project.