Welcome to the website of Dr. Brigitte L. Lank. With two decades of direct clinical service with adults and adolescents in individual, cojoint, family and group psychotherapy, Dr. Lank specializes in substance related disorders, process addictions and co-occurring (mood and anxiety) psychiatric disorders.
Founder of the Lank Institute for Sexual Addiction and Recovery (LISAR), Dr. Lank is
a Certified Sex Addiction Therapist (CSAT) through the International Institute
for Trauma and Addiction Professionals (IITAP); with expertise to treat those individuals with sex addiction (including compulsive or impulsive sexual activity) and its associated features.
As a clinical psychologist, Dr. Lank utilizes a multi-theory treatment approach with specific interest in cognitive behavioral therapy / brief (strategic) therapy; attachment theory and family systems therapies.
As an addictions treatment consultant, she assists in program assessment, development, implementation and review of residential and outpatient treatment programs.
As a presenter, community educator and media consultant on the national and local levels, she is enthusiastic and committed to the integration of addiction medicine, treatment, and education with mental health services.