Goda Tikniūtė MD is a psychiatrist and psychotherapist who currently practices at Romuvos Clinic in Kaunas and serves as the Head of the Withdrawal Treatment Unit in the Panevėžys branch of the Republican Centre for Addictive Disorders. She obtained her medical degree from The Lithuanian University of Health Sciences and completed her adult psychiatry training at the Psychiatry Clinic of The Hospital of Lithuanian University of Health Sciences Kauno Klinikos. Before pursuing a career in psychiatry, she earned a Bachelor's degree in Theology and Philosophy and a Master's degree in Public Communications from Vytautas Magnus University.
Dr. Tikniūtė's research interests include crisis management, treatment of addictive and personality disorders, and the connections between different fields of knowledge, such as philosophy, theology, communication science and psychiatry, as well as the relationship between different theories and practices of psychotherapy. She is a certified CBT therapist and specializes in schema therapy. Currently, she is a third-year student at the Logotherapy and Existential Analysis Institute, Lithuania.