Meet Our Experts

Leanne Lange 

Clinical Specialist, Adult Abuse and Neglect

Leanne has been Fraser Health’s Clinical Specialist, Adult Abuse & Neglect for the last seven years, leading Fraser Health’s response to adult abuse. She provides consultation and support to staff in hospitals, community programs, and residential care who respond to situations of abuse and neglect of vulnerable adults. She also develops resources and provides education to staff. Finally, she assists to solve system level issues which affect vulnerable adults. 
 
Leanne recently discovered early morning spin and boot camp classes and is hooked. She loves to cook and travel. Most of her weekends are spent driving her daughters to dance and cheerleading. 

Areas of Expertise

Adult abuse and neglect

Education

Bachelor of Arts (Honors)- University of Manitoba
Master of Public Administration – University of Manitoba

Awards

2012 - Elder Abuse Awareness to Action award: To recognize outstanding contributions made in BC in advancing elder awareness, mitigation, and prevention.
Simon Fraser University, Gerontology Research Centre