Leah Cerwin is a child and family therapist with Children's well-being team. Prior to her current role, Leah worked with Children’s as a foster and adoption services specialist and family case manager. She is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. While in graduate school, Leah interned with the Institute for Child and Family Well-Being directors and University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee faculty Dimitri Topitzes and Joshua Mersky to develop Project Connect. Leah helped pioneer PCIT and Project Connect at Children’s. She has continued to contribute to the development of the well-being team by conducting trainings for new practitioners.
Leah earned her bachelor’s degree in psychology with a minor in Spanish, and graduated with honors from the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse. She later earned a master’s degree in social work with a focus in children and families from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.