Lee Hoffman, LCSW

Lee has practiced psychotherapy since 1991 and continues to enjoy working with children, adolescents, adults and families.  Her practice is informed by a sense of empathy, the strengths of her clients,  and current findings on treatment effectiveness. She is trained in cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT), dialectical behavior therapy (DBT), coaching and clinical hypnosis. Lee teaches Mindfulness Meditation as part of her busy private practice with Pelts-Kirkhart and Associates located just off St. Charles Avenue.  

​Lee holds a Bachelor of Social Work degree from SLU (Hammond), a Master of Social Work degree from LSU Baton Rouge and a Post-Master's Certificate in Child, Couples and Family Therapy from Tulane University. Mrs. Hoffman is a former full-time associate faculty member at Tulane University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry. 

She loves animals, making art and jewelry, local music and reading psychological mysteries.

504 581-3933    1539 Jackson Avenue  New Orleans, LA 70130 

      Learn more at WWW.dbtneworleans.com

Our groups are cofacilitated by Lee Hoffman, LCSW and Renee Boyer, MA, ATR

Emotional, Stress and Binge Eating Group

Thursdays 5:30 - 7:00

​6 sessions

Experienced, Evidence-Based  Psychotherapy

Upcoming& Ongoing

Tuesdays 6:30 - 8:30 

DBT Adult Group

Open Enrollment

 Coming soon: Free class for parents, partners  and loved ones of clients enrolled in our DBT  Program. Call 504 581-3933 for information.

Ms. Hoffman believes we are all capable of growth and change, and she knows that change can be hard. From a perspective of compassion and evidence based treatment, she works with a client's strengths and goals customizing her interventions to fit each individual.


Building richer lives