Elspeth Dwyer is a board certified Psychiatric and Mental Health Nurse Practitioner and an Independent Contractor at our Leesburg location. Elspeth specializes in psychopharmacology with adolescents and young adults. She has a special interest in college health and mental health, working with LGBTQ adolescents and young adults, and the treatment of depression, anxiety, and PTSD.
While her primary responsibilities include assessment and management of psychiatric medications, Elspeth also has extensive experience in providing psychotherapy and counseling to adolescents and their families. She strives to practice holistically, focusing on the overall person rather than a problem, and views collaboration with a variety of providers, as well as families, schools, and other systems, as one of the cornerstones of excellent care. She received her Master’s degree in Social Work from Boston College and her Bachelors and Master’s degrees in Nursing from the Massachusetts General Hospital Institute of Health Professions.