James Frederick Leckman, MD, PhD

Neison Harris Professor in the Child Study Center and Professor of Pediatrics

Clinical Interests

  • Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
  • Tourette Syndrome
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder

Patient Care

Accepts new patients? Yes
Patient Type: Adult; Adolescent; Child
Referrals: From patients or physicians

Patient Care Organizations

Child Study Center: Tic Disorder & Obsessive Compulsive Disorder Program

Yale Medicine

Global Health Studies

MacMillan Center

Office of Cooperative Research

Board Certifications

  • Psychiatry AB of Psychiatry & Neurology (1980)

  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry AB of Psychiatry & Neurology (1982)

Clinical Trials

Conditions Study Title
Diseases of the Nervous System, Mental Health & Behavioral Research Efficacy of a Therapeutic Combination of Dronabinol and PEA for Tourette Syndrome
Diseases of the Nervous System, Mental Health & Behavioral Research Neurofeedback for Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder
Children's Health, Mental Health & Behavioral Research Explanatory Clinical Trial of a Novel Parent Intervention for Childhood Anxiety (SPACE)

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Contact Info

James Frederick Leckman, MD, PhD
Patient Care Location
Yale Child Study CenterNieson Irving Harris Building
230 South Frontage Road

New Haven, CT 06519
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Mailing Address
PO Box 207900
230 South Frontage Road

New Haven, CT 06520-7900

Curriculum Vitae

Empowerment & Resilience in Children Everywhere (ERICE)

Formative Childhood and Peace Building

Research Training Program Childhood Onset Neuropsychiatric Disorders

Solnit Research Training Program

TS/OCD Research Program