Olivia Lee, DNP, APRN, PMHNP-BC, CEDS(c)
Dr. Lee is a board certified psychiatric nurse practitioner. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Bachelor of Arts in English, and Doctor of Nursing Practice degree, all from Fairfield University. As a psychiatric provider, Dr. Lee has a strong passion for working with patients struggling with depression, anxiety, eating disorders and addiction. She has previous experience working in community-based mental health, as well as at partial hospitalization and residential treatment centers specializing in eating disorders and substance use disorders.
Dr. Lee takes a holistic, integrative and comprehensive approach to treatment, often implementing mindfulness and positive psychology techniques in her work. She has completed extensive research on the use of mindfulness-based group work in the treatment of disordered eating and promotion of positive body image. Dr. Lee is a member of the American Psychiatric Nurses Association and American Academy of Eating Disorders’ Advocacy and Communications Committee. She is currently in the process of obtaining certification and designation as a certified eating disorder specialist (CEDS), certified addictions advanced practice registered nurse practitioner (CARN-AP), and certified functional medicine practitioner (CFMP) and diplomate through the American Clinical Board of Nutrition.