- Winner of the prestigious Writer’s Guild of America Award and Emmy Nomination
Stuart Birnbaum has been in recovery for 32 years and is founder and Executive Director of the Lakehouse Recovery Center.
- Licensed Internist
Dr. Randall has over 20 years’ experience in medical drug and alcohol detoxification.
Jenna's passion has always been to help others accomplish their personal best and be free of the baggage of their past.
Laura is the Program Director, Therapist, and Group Facilitator in Lakehouse Recovery’s Intensive Outpatient program.
Laura’s vocational experience includes working as Program Aide for Visions Adolescent Treatment Center mentoring adolescents recovering from addiction, at New York Center for Living as the Intake Coordinator and Individual Therapist, and Hazelden Betty Ford’s New York City Intensive Outpatient. Laura’s training at Hazelden Betty Ford’s New York City Intensive Outpatient facility facilitated experience working with dual-diagnosis adults and young adults, personality disorders, family systems, and trauma-related issues. Laura utilizes several modalities (DBT and Mindfulness, CBT, attachment, MI, and ACT) in order to create a more tailored therapeutic setting for her client’s. Laura works collaboratively with her clients to create a safe environment where client can move towards alleviating symptoms, change in behavioral patterns and negative thinking, transform family-of-origin dynamics, and improving interpersonal relationships. She helps clients develop insight, identify their values, and gain tools to better manage their substance abuse and mental health symptoms.
Rainne has been working in the psychology field providing counseling, life coaching, and therapy since 2003.
Rainne received her M.A. from Pacifica Graduate Institute in Counseling Psychology with an emphasis in depth and her other M.A. in Depth Psychology with an emphasis in Somatics. Rainne utilizes a variety of methodologies including dream work, union methodologies, art therapy movement work, imaginal, archetypal, and ecotherapy. She has experience with and specializes in addiction, trauma, adoption, and soul loss. Rainne works on helping others heal from enduring traumas, address relationship issues including a connection to self/other/environment/soul, Attachment issues especially adoption, substances, discover one’s life purpose, and establish a way of being in the world. Rainne helps people to discover themselves by working with one Strank‘s and identifying one’s character defects – Rainne inspires curiosity about oneself and to gain clarity about what one wants out of life and from their relationships. Rainn works through soul to help others to trust, love, and except themselves. Working from an intuitive approach, Rainne connects deeply with clients and helps one learn to be free from suffering in their journey. Rainne helps our clients with been seen by assisting in the healing of their wounds and fighting their addictions. Clients can learn how to operate from a place free of suffering, shame, and bondage.
Billy has been working in the field of addiction counseling for 8 years. He has experience in a variety of specialties including Domestic Violence, Anger Management, Youth Offenders and Residential treatment.
Billy is a husband and father to a son he and his wife fostered and later adopted 6 years ago. When he isn’t working on home improvement projects, he enjoys playing sports with his son, outdoor grilling and playing his guitars.
Megan has worked in Recovery for 2 years. As a Clinical Nursing Assistant, she is incredibly passionate about the physical and mental health along with the overall well being of others. Read More...
Megan is boundlessly devoted to caring for others. When not at work she spends the weekends outside with her golden retriever, Ollie.
- BS Aerospace Engineering
- Masters in Engineering
- PhD Psychology
- PhD Health Psychology/Behavioral Medicine
Creator of cutting-edge Neuro-imaging technologies (Brain Mapping) and remedial Neuro therapy, recently invited by NASA to be used on the Mars Space Mission scheduled for the year 2030. For over 20 years Cripe has applied his Neuro Science work to drug and alcohol rehabilitation.
Dr. Bailey trained with Pia Mellody at The Meadows where she was Clinical Director for 10 years.
Licensed Advanced Addictions Counselor, Certified Co-Occurring Disorders Professional, Neurofeedback Practitioner, EMDR Certified
Joseph Spark has worked in the recovery field for 4 years. Joseph struggled with alcoholism and drug addiction for 7 years. Read More...
Dani comes to this work with nearly 10 years of experience leading and facilitating groups of adults and adolescents, specializing in areas of trauma, women’s issues, anxiety, addiction, and eating disorders in both outpatient and residential settings. Read More...
Dani believes that while we are incredibly resilient as human beings, she also recognizes that distressing or traumatic experiences often play out through emotional, psychological, or physical turmoil - leading us to have a sense of dysregulation and internal unrest. Therefore, by bridging the connection between the mind and body, Dani’s work involves helping individuals establish a sense of connection, integration and grounding within through traditional counseling and also evidence-based holistic practices such as mindfulness, yoga, and meditation.