Leila  Boytler

Leila Boytler

Licensed Mental Health Counselor, LMHC
Colorado, Washington Accepting Online
Updated October 14, 2020

Specialties & Expertise

  • Eating disorders
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Life transitions
  • Trauma
  • Addiction

Professional statement

Leila's approach to counseling is collaborative, strengths-based and non-judgmental. She will work with individuals and families to create a safe and trusting environment in order to help you understand your story in the context of your familial, cultural, societal, and spiritual communities. Leila draws from a variety of therapeutic approaches, based on individual needs and goals. You will look at your earliest attachments, family dynamics, and current narratives to gain awareness around ways of relating to oneself and the world.

With a specialty in the spectrum of self esteem and body image issues, Leila can also support you through the process of ongoing recovery. You will work on cultivating a more positive relationship with your body. Through this process, the hope that you will gain a deeper understanding of your needs along with teaching and practicing proven cognitive strategies for improving self-esteem and body image. Leila aims to provide a safe place to explore letting go of self-critical narratives and practice new narratives of self care and self compassion.

Leila also has 6 years experience treating adolescent eating disorders. She is trained in both Family-Based Treatment and Emotion-Focused Family Therapy.


Message to clients

Welcome! I believe that one of the most important components to good therapy is a safe, attuned environment in which you can receive strategic support in hearing your own voice. Often, we dismiss our voice or intuition. Therapy can be a place to allow our true emotions to be expressed, enabling us to hear what we may not be listening to in our everyday life. Together, we will uncover the often unspoken and align with your true values.


Specialties

Eating disorders - Reducing unhealthy eating patterns, beliefs, and behaviors, such as restricting, purging, and binging; healing the emotional pain surrounding disordered eating

Anxiety - Coping with excessive worry, nervousness, or stress; intense discomfort in social settings (social anxiety); sudden and intense feelings of panic (panic disorder)

Depression - Providing support and promoting healing of hopelessness, low motivation and energy, sadness, irritability, sleep disturbance, and loss of interest and pleasure in life

Life transitions - Coping with difficult or impactful life changes, such as moving to a new area, relationship transitions, child rearing, or career changes; learning self-care to better manage resulting stress

Trauma - Coping and healing after threatening or scary events, such as witnessing accidents or experiencing sexual, verbal, emotional, or physical abuse

Addiction - Coping with emotional discomfort and suffering; reducing or abstaining from unwanted behaviors such as unhealthy gambling or shopping




Clientele

  • Adults (24+)
  • Families
  • Parents
  • Teenagers (13-18)
  • Young adults (18-24)

Insurance

Leila Boytler is not in-network with any insurances.

Read about the benefits of seeing an out-of-network provider here.


Out-of-pocket fees

  • Ongoing sessions: $120 (50min)
  • Sliding scale: $90 - $120
  • Initial session: $120 (50min)

Additional session information

Out-of-network billing options

This provider can support you in getting reimbursement from your insurance company if you are seeking out-of-network reimbursement. Here are the out-of-network billing options they provide:

  • Super billing
Payment options
  • Credit Card
  • Debit Card
  • Venmo
Session frequency

Frequency of sessions this provider offers to see clients once you are an established client.

  • Multiple times a week

Location(s)

Online Sessions (Colorado)
Accepting new clients online
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon 9:00am-12:00pm, 4:00pm-7:00pm
  • Tue 9:00am-12:00pm, 4:00pm-7:00pm
  • Wed 9:00am-12:00pm, 4:00pm-7:00pm
  • Thu 9:00am-12:00pm, 4:00pm-7:00pm
  • Fri 9:00am-12:00pm, 4:00pm-7:00pm
  • Sat Closed
  • Sun Closed

Online Sessions (Washington)
Accepting new clients online
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon 9:00am-12:00pm, 4:00pm-7:00pm
  • Tue 9:00am-12:00pm, 4:00pm-7:00pm
  • Wed 9:00am-12:00pm, 4:00pm-7:00pm
  • Thu 9:00am-12:00pm, 4:00pm-7:00pm
  • Fri 9:00am-12:00pm, 4:00pm-7:00pm
  • Sat Closed
  • Sun Closed

Work and Education

Seattle Pacific University Counseling Center, 2018 - Present
Private practice, 2020 - Present
Eating Recovery Center, 2015 - 2020


Licensure

Washington: LH61075178


Languages

English


Therapy Groups

Leila  Boytler
Body Image Workshop

For those looking to improve their relationship with their body


Client testimonials

"

Leila is a great listener, professional yet personable.

"
- Zencare client • December 2020