Leila  Boytler
Zencare Vetted

Leila Boytler

Licensed Mental Health Counselor, LMHC
Colorado, Washington Waitlist Online
Denver Waitlist In-person
Updated October 22, 2021

Specialties & Expertise

  • Eating disorders
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Life transitions
  • Trauma
  • Attachment issues

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

Attachment issues - Development of effective relational and communication skills; insight into family attachment patterns;fostering healthy family relationships.




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: $135 (50min)
  • Initial session: $135 (50min)
  • Family sessions: $160 (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
  • Venmo
  • IvyPay
Session frequency

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

  • Weekly
  • Monthly
  • Every other week
  • Multiple times a week

Location(s)

Online Sessions (Colorado)
Accepting new clients with a 2 - 3 week wait 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 with a 2 - 3 week wait 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

Denver practice
300 S Jackson St , Suite 200, Denver, Colorado 80209
Accepting new clients with a 2 - 3 week wait in-person
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon 8am-6pm
  • Tue Closed
  • Wed Closed
  • Thu Closed
  • Fri Closed
  • 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


Client testimonials

"Leila is a great listener, professional yet personable."
- Zencare client • December 2020