Patricia Lifrak,


Patricia Lifrak, MD is a Board-Certified psychiatrist specializing in adult, child, and adolescent psychiatry, as well as addiction medicine. Dr. Lifrak is proficient in conducting psychiatric evaluations and medication management. She also specializes in treatment of depression, mood/anxiety disorders, and substance use disorders - including Suboxone treatments.

As a solution oriented psychiatrist, Dr. Lifrak believes in empowering clients as active participants in treatment. Her goal is to help her clients gain a sense of balance and health with the help of therapy and medication, while using these treatment modalities as a means or bridge to achieve purposeful lives.  

Dr. Lifrak completed her residency training in psychiatry and fellowship training in child and adolescent psychiatry and substance abuse at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, PA; She also received her Masters degree in Business Administration at the University of Delaware.

Dr. Lifrak is also bilingual in the Spanish and English languages.

Licenses and Certifications:

  • American Board of Psychiatry  and Neurology (MD) :
            - Adult Psychiatry
            - Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
  • American Board of Addiction Medicine (MD)
  • Certified Physician Executive (CPE)
  • Masters in Business Administration (MBA)

Fellowship Training

  • Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
         - University of Pennsylvania
  • Substance Abuse Psychiatry
         - University of Pennsylvania
  • Psychiatry Residency Training:
         - Delaware State Hospital