Lynn Bornfriend, M.D.

Board-Certified Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist

Board-Certified Adult Psychiatrist

Board-Certified Forensic Psychiatrist



  • Philadelphia, PA
  • Bryn Mawr, PA


Areas of Specialty:

  • Child and adolescent psychiatry
  • Child and adolescent behavioral health
  • Adult psychiatry
  • Women’s mental health
  • Post-traumatic stress disorders due to cancer and other life-threatening events
  • Psychotherapy
  • Psychedelic-assisted psychotherapy
  • Medical cannabis
  • Medication management
  • Telepsychiatry


Dr. Bornfriend is a board-certified general psychiatrist, child and adolescent psychiatrist, and forensic psychiatrist with over thirty years of clinical and teaching experience. Dr. Bornfriend has worked extensively in all areas of mental health, particularly in child and adolescent behavioral health, women’s mental health, and post-traumatic stress disorders due to cancer and other life-threatening events.

Dr. Bornfriend is also an expert and educator in using medical cannabis and psychedelic-assisted psychotherapy.

Dr. Bornfriend has recently joined the Yang Institute of Integrative Medicine, bringing her rich experience, skills, and knowledge to the care of our patients. Dr. Bornfriend will provide psychotherapy, medication management, integrative mental health assessment, and supervision for Spravato therapy, trans-cranial, magnetic stimulation therapy (TMS), and Neurofeedback.