Provider type: Nurse Practitioner
Serving: Adolescent, Adult
Linzi Leighton received her Bachelor of Science in Psychology from Arizona State University in 2005. She went on to complete her nursing program at Vanderbilt University and earned her Master of Science in Nursing in 2012. She is a board certified Family Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner. Prior to obtaining her nursing degree Linzi worked for four years in case management at a community mental health clinic in Phoenix, AZ.
Linzi is a member of The American Psychiatric Nurses Association, American Nurses Association and Texas Nurses Association, and Sigma Theta Tau International. She is also a board member of the Psychiatric Advanced Practice Nurses of Houston.
Linzi performs diagnostic evaluations, collaborating with Dr. White on a plan of care to meet the specific needs of the patient, and provides medication management for adolescents and adults with mood disorders, anxiety disorders, PTSD, ADHD, and schizophrenia.