Meet Our Clinicians
Our team is trained in the best treatments. We also know that treatment is hard. Our approach is to use the best treatments, personalized with your unique needs, and used at your pace, to make sure that you have the most successful recovery journey possible.
Dr. Paul J. Rosen, Ph.D. is a licensed clinical psychologist, Associate Professor of Clinical Psychology at the University of Louisville, and Director of the RACER (Research in ADHD and Children’s Emotion Regulation) Lab.
Dr. Sawyer obtained his master’s degree from the University of Louisville, completing his internship at Stony Brook University Counseling and Psychological Services. He earned his doctorate in 2019.
Dr. Whitley Paden is a postdoctoral fellow at the Louisville OCD Clinic where she receives training and regular supervision in the treatment of OCD and eating disorders.
Amanda Velez, M.S.S.W., is a Marriage and Family Therapy Associate (MFTA) trained to utilize Exposure Response and Ritual Prevent (ERP) therapy for the treatment of OCD.
Michelle Eckhart, RD, LD, graduated Magna cum Laude with a degree in Dietetics from the University of Kentucky and did a dietetic internship at The Christ Hospital in Cincinnati, Ohio.
Mary Curnutte, MS, RD, LD, is a certified Intuitive Eating RD Counselor. She graduated from Saint Louis University with a degrees in Nutrition & Dietetics with a Culinary Emphasis. She completed her dietetic internship at a variety of hospitals in St. Louis.
Kristina Waters, MSSW, Marriage and Family Therapist Associate has been trained in Emotionally Focused Therapy (EFT) and Trauma Focused-Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT).
Jessica Dowell, M.A., is a therapist the Louisville OCD Clinic. Jessica received bachelors degrees in psychology and political science, as well as her masters in Counseling Psychology, at the University of Louisville.
Meet Our Practicum Student Therapists
Lauren Flaherty, M.A., is a third year doctoral student at the University of Louisville studying Clinical Psychology with aims to specialize in Clinical Neuropsychology.
Get Help Today
We are available at the Louisville OCD Clinic to help you navigate toward recovery. Please call us today – your life can’t wait any longer!