About the author

about the author

‘Lanre Somorin MD is a board-certified psychiatrist and has been practicing since 1995. He is also an associate pastor. He has a specialty in Addiction Psychiatry. Somorin's mission is to help people discover hope and to live purposeful lives. Somorin is the medical director for an outpatient mental health facility with seven clinical sites. He has been listed in the Top Doctors’ issue of the Hudson Valley (NY) Magazine yearly since 2006. He owned and operated an outpatient substance abuse rehab facility and has held various leadership positions, including clinical consultant to the Army Substance Abuse Clinic in West Point, NY. He has a private behavioral health practice in Monroe, NY. He is married and is the father of two. He can be reached for speaking engagements at lsomorin@lanresomorinmd.com