Patricia (Trish) Leasure, LCSW
Patricia (Trish) Leasure, LCSW, began working as a primary therapist on Shodair’s High Desert (Children's) Unit in the fall of 2011.
Trish received her bachelor of science degree in education from the University of Arizona at Tucson and her masters of social work from Washington University at St. Louis, Missouri. She has lived in Montana since 1984 and received her licensed clinical social worker (LCSW) certification in 1986 from the State of Montana.
Trish's primary area of clinical work over the last twenty years has been direct practice with children and families. She enjoys working with children and young adults and has an extensive background in the areas of foster care and adoption. Before joining Shodair’s clinical team, Trish had most recently worked as a supervisor with the Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services’ Child and Family Services Division, focusing on permanency issues for children in foster care.