Emily Lippincott is a board-certified Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner and specializes in treatment of mood and anxiety disorders in adults as well as children and adolescents. Championing a whole person approach to health and well-being, she employs a combination of medical and holistic practices into her treatment plans and believes in an interdisciplinary approach in treating psychological conditions. Emily’s treatment plans include fostering mental wellbeing through psychoeducation, diet and exercise, meditation and mindfulness, and nutritional supplements. Emily also specializes in utilization of psychogenomic testing.
Emily completed her undergraduate education at Vanguard University and received a BS degree in Nursing with Summa Cum Laude honors and was inducted into Sigma Theta Tau for academic excellence. She went on to complete graduate school at California State University, Long Beach where she obtained her Master of Science in Nursing and became licensed and board certified as a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner. She was inducted into the CSULB Graduate Dean’s List of Scholars and Artists for her high academic achievement during her graduate studies. While completing her graduate studies, she worked in hospice and palliative medicine and gained extensive experience in grief, loss, and role disruption.
Emily enjoys working in close collaboration with her patients to help them achieve their optimal wellness. Emphasizing psychoeducation, Emily prioritizes that patients are actively involved in making well-informed decisions about their treatment plan. Emily believes that good therapeutic rapport, and frequent discussions to better understand the patient’s priorities and desires is an important step for setting the foundation to achieve any treatment goal.
Emily enjoys working with the perinatal population and has received additional training in the identification and treatment of perinatal mood disorders. She loves helping her patients navigate the unique mental health challenges that occur during pregnancy and after the birth of a child.
Emily Lippincott of Cottonwood Psychology Center is proud to offer her services in Anaheim, Yorba Linda, Villa Park, Tustin, Santa Ana, Irvine, Orange and surrounding areas.