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:

  • Psychiatric Evaluation and Diagnosis
  • Treatment Planning
  • Medication Management
  • Psychotherapy Modalities:  Supportive, Insight Oriented/Change Directed, Group, and Family 
  • Liaising with schools, employers, and other treatment providers
  • Telemedicine



  • Depression and Mood Disorders
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Developmental Disorders and Learning Differences (ADHD, ASD)
  • PTSD
  • Chronic Pain
  • Psycho-oncology
  • Veterans’ Health 
  • Womens’ Health
  • Wellness and Longevity
  • MedicalCannabis
  • Psychedelic Assisted Psychotherapy
  • Trauma Informed Care, Trauma Resolution Therapies
  • Intergenerational Trauma
  • Sexual Health/ Gender Identity Issues 


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, has particular interest in Child and Adolescent Behavioral Health, Womens’ Health, PTSD, Psycho-Oncology, Non-Pharmacologic Therapies, Veterans’ Health issues, and Wellness and Longevity.

Dr Bornfriend is also an expert, certifying physician, prescribing physician, educator and thought leader in the Medical Cannabis and Plant-Medicine space. 

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, Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation therapy (TMS), and Neurofeedback.