Team

Addiction Specialists Ensure Effective Treatment

The team at Lindner Center of HOPE is recognized for their experience, advanced training, and results in the treatment of substance and behavioral addictions as well as co-occurring conditions.

Clifford Q Cabansag, MD, CTTS
Clifford Q Cabansag, MD, CTTS
Lindner Center of HOPE, Addiction Medicine Physician, Certified Tobacco Treatment Specialist
Jolomi Ikomi, MD
Jolomi Ikomi, MD
Lindner Center of HOPE, Staff Psychiatrist
Sherry Knapp-Brown, PhD
Sherry Knapp-Brown, PhD
Lindner Center of HOPE, Staff Psychologist and Chemical Dependency Specialist
William Jason Thompson, LISW, LICDC
William Jason Thompson, LISW, LICDC
Lindner Center of HOPE, Intensive Outpatient Program Coordinator and Addictions Counselor
Chris J. Tuell, EdD, LPCC-S, LICDC
Chris J. Tuell, EdD, LPCC-S, LICDC
Lindner Center of HOPE Clinical Director of Addiction Services

Team members apply their expertise in substance and behavioral addictions to accurately assess and guide patients suffering from addictions to recovery through:

  • Individually tailored treatment approach which combines Motivational Enhancement Therapy (MET), Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), and Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)
  • Carefully monitored medication treatment as necessary
  • Psychiatric evaluation and treatment
  • Community support groups
  • Relapse prevention
  • Individual and group therapies and family support

Each patient’s multidisciplinary treatment team may also include the following healthcare professionals:

  • Primary Care Physicians
  • Masters or Doctoral-level Therapists and Psychology Interns
  • Social Work Staff
  • Registered Nurses
  • Licensed Practical Nurses
  • Mental Health Specialists
  • Dietitian
  • Recreational Therapist
  • Employment Specialist
  • Spiritual Care Coordinator
  • Community Psychiatric Support Specialist