Laurie Greco

Laurie Greco, PhD

  • Psychology
  • Psychologist
4.4 out of 5
  • 32 Patient Satisfaction Ratings
  • 13 Patient Comments

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About Me

As a clinical psychologist, I work with patients of all ages presenting a wide range of concerns including chronic pain, anxiety, depression, posttraumatic stress disorder, eating/weight concerns, diabetes, asthma and cardiovascular disease.

My goal is to partner with patients and empower them to pursue their values and health goals. I use evidence-based approaches to care such as acceptance and commitment therapy, motivational interviewing, parent-child interaction therapy, prolonged exposure therapy and integrative behavioral couple therapy.

My areas of interest include primary care behavioral integration, interdisciplinary chronic pain rehabilitation programs, evidence-based treatments for behaviorally influenced conditions and acceptance and commitment therapy for a broad range of clinical problems.

My favorite part about working at Ohio State is the ability to treat a variety of diseases and conditions, as well as teach residents and fellows. I appreciate the opportunities for program development and hope to continue developing and implementing models of integrated care.

When I’m not working I enjoy traveling, doing yoga, dancing (ballet, tap, jazz), wine tasting and ambling in the woods with my husband, nieces and nephews.
  • Served as Director of Pain Management Service at the Cincinnati VA and helped to improve quality of care by establishing new integrated care services and implementing collaborative initiatives with accountability measures
  • Serve as a national/international consultant and trainer for acceptance and commitment therapy, a type of evidence-based psychotherapy
  • My research focuses on understanding how social-contextual factors and individual psychological processes can contribute to various forms of human suffering and resiliency. My colleagues and I developed questionnaires to assess mindfulness and related processes

Procedures and Conditions I Treat

  • Primary Care
  • Psychology, Clinical
  • Pain Management
  • Mind-Body Therapies
  • Health Promotion
  • Behavioral Medicine
  • Disease Management
  • Women's Health
  • Anxiety
  • Pediatrics
  • Family Practice
  • Depression

Education and Training

Education History


West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV
8/1/1998 - 8/30/2003


Cincinnati Childrens Hospital, Cincinnati, OH
7/1/2002 - 7/31/2003

Academic Information

My Department

Family Medicine


The overall patient satisfaction rating is an average of all patient responses to the six doctor communication related questions shown below from the Clinician and Group Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems survey. For additional information about the patient satisfaction survey, please visit our Patient Satisfaction Survey page.

The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their view and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Ohio State Wexner Medical Center.

32 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

  • Overall
    4.4 out of 5
  • Explains Things Clearly
    4.9 out of 5
  • Listens Carefully
    4.8 out of 5
  • Gives Understandable Instructions
    4.6 out of 5
  • Knows My Medical History
    3.6 out of 5
  • Shows Respect
    4.8 out of 5
  • Time Spent Together
    4.5 out of 5
  • Reviewed on Mar 02, 2020

    Everything good.

  • Reviewed on Dec 03, 2019

    I was originally seen by another psych provider at OSU who was not helpful at all. So when I got the appointment with Dr. Greco & was extremely nervous. Within the 1st 5 mins. of talking with her all my fears were gone! She's an amazing doctor. She is very caring & takes time to explain & offer ideas. She has helped me turn my life around. She can talk & explain things in a way that help relate & make sense. I'm glad she's my doctor.

  • Reviewed on Nov 18, 2019

    Satisfied with service.

  • Reviewed on Jul 31, 2019

    excellent doctor

  • Reviewed on Apr 15, 2019

    She listened very well and I did not feel judged.

  • Reviewed on Oct 20, 2018

    Really like Dr. Greco. She listened to everything I had to say, answered my questions and shared my excitement for the upcoming chronic pain clinic.

  • Reviewed on Aug 23, 2018

    Great therapist, perhaps the best I've encountered @ OSU.

  • Reviewed on Aug 12, 2018

    I see Dr. Greco on a on going basis and look forward to each and every visit.

  • Reviewed on Aug 02, 2018

    really understanding and patient. explains herself very well. listens to everything and gives great care

  • Reviewed on Jun 06, 2018

    I feel that the psychologist was telling me to cancel my future appointments without saying those exact words to me. She kept questioning me about whether or not seeing her was what I needed. With her experience, tenure, degree etc. I think she would have been the one in the position to help me understand what kind of help I need. She often didn't want to listen to me when I tried to talk about things that were important to me. My take is that she has a single strategy that she uses period and that if the process was questioned or I just wanted more information she seemed to become combative with me.

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Consulting and Related Relationships

At The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, we support a faculty member’s research and consulting in collaboration with medical device, research and/or drug companies because a faculty member’s expertise can guide important advancements in the practice of medicine and improve patient care. In order to provide effective management of these relationships, the University requires annual disclosures from all faculty members with external interests related to their University responsibilities.

As of 11/01/2020, Dr. Greco has reported no relationships with companies or entities.