Lea Lis, MD

Dr. Lea Lis is a child psychiatrist and expert in the field of child psychology and sexuality. She is author of No Shame: Real Talk With Your Kids About Sex, Self-Confidence, and Healthy Relationships. Dr. Lis provides the highest-quality mental health care for children and is hoping to change the way we talk to our children about sex. As the primary practitioner at MINDFUL KID in Southhampton, New York, she has presented numerous symposia and workshops at the American Psychiatric Association and continues research in her field, supporting an individualized and family-centered approach. Dr.LeaLis.com

Mental Health

The Emotional Toll of COVID-19 On Our Children—Sarah Hiner Talks to Psychiatrist Lea Lis, MD

Children are facing unique challenges due to COVID-19, school openings and politics. Dr. Lea Lis talks with Sarah Hiner about how to help children through these difficult days.

Joint Conditions

Cortisone Shots Make Tendon Injuries Worse, Not Better

If you’ve ever complained about a painful "tennis elbow" or other tendon injury, it’s likely that someone urged you to…