Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Clinical Lead at Lyra Health
Dr. Danielle Cottonham
Dr. Cottonham is a licensed psychologist in California and serves as the Clinical Lead for Lyra Health’s Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion initiatives and video therapy platform. Her clinical and research expertise include: PTSD and co-occurring substance use disorders, race-based traumatic stress and the impact of racial discrimination on mental health among minority communities, and culturally informed evidence-based practice. Dr. Cottonham’s work is rooted in her experience as a Black woman who was born and raised in southern Louisiana. She has a passion for destigmatizing mental health in minority communities and providing safe spaces that promote connection, authenticity, and healing.