Dr. Leatrice R. Brooks, LP
PSYCHOLOGIST | SPEAKER | EXECUTIVE COACH
Licensed Psychologist, speaker, executive coach, and successful entrepreneur and businesswoman, Dr. Leatrice (LEE-uh-tris) has been told she has a unique way of “holding people’s feet to the fire” to inspire growth. She consistently receives the feedback “you are in my life” without having prior knowledge of the individual as she uses her skills to get in depth quickly with her audiences to help them attain and retain their desired change.
While serious in about her content, Dr. Leatrice is naturally funny and witty which adds an unexpected dimension to her work. She is surprisingly relatable and personable in ways that make concepts amazingly easy to digest and apply. Outstandingly passionate about the growth and development of others, Dr. Leatrice’s heart is evidenced in her dedication to reaching and sharing her gifts with more people.
With a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology, Master’s degree in Developmental Psychology, and Doctorate in Counseling Psychology, Dr. Leatrice has studied psychology and people for over 20 years. She believes providing the right environment for positive, productive, effective work to happen is a priority, and produces lasting life change that impacts the individual and touches everyone they encounter.
Dr. Leatrice’s honors include receiving The Outstanding Alumni Award from her Alma Mater Doctoral Program and being a regular guest on Kalamazoo/Battle Creek’s The Touch Radio providing tips, tools, and skills for every day life. In her private practice, Chosen, PLLC, Dr. Leatrice and her staff have a mission of “Empowering People to Reach Their Greatest Potential” and provide over 4,500+ services annually.
PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS | ORGANIZATIONS
National Speakers Association - Michigan Chapter
American Psychological Association, Society of Applied Psychologists, Society of Counseling Psychology, Society for the Psychology of Women, Psychologists in Independent Practice
Association of Black Psychologists
Leadership Kalamazoo Alumni, Southwest Michigan First
Kalamazoo County Suicide Prevention Action Network, Immediate Past Chair