Garson Leder

Visiting Assistant Professor

Address: 16 Glebe Street, Room 301
Phone: 843.953.5687

Garson Leder earned his PhD in philosophy from the University of British Columbia (UBC) in May 2018. Garson’s research focuses primarily on the philosophy of psychiatry, bioethics, and action theory


B.A., University of California Berkeley

M.A., Western Michigan University

Ph.D., University of British Columbia


(Forthcoming). What does it mean to have a meaning problem? Meaning, skill, and the mechanisms of change in psychotherapy. Philosophy, Psychiatry, & Psychology.

(2017) Know Thyself? Questioning the Theoretical Foundations of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy. Review of Philosophy and Psychology, 8(2) 391-410.