Dr. Lynn Heselton, PsyD, MSN, PMHCNS-BC
Dr. Lynn Heselton is a very experienced Texas Licensed Psychotherapist with a Doctorate in Clinical Psychology and a Master of Science in Psychiatric Nursing. Dr. Heselton began her career more than 25 years ago at the University of Rochester Medical Center in NY where she worked as a psychiatric nurse while in graduate school. Since that time she has worked in a variety of psychiatric hospitals, treatment centers and outpatient settings as an Advanced Practice Psychiatric Mental Health Clinical Nurse Specialist. She was trained by Dr. Francine Shapiro, the creator of EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing Therapy). She is the co-author of Revisioning: Rapid Mirror Neuron Psychotherapy for Grief and Trauma (2016). She is the developer and instructor for innovative therapy methods for grief, trauma, and dissociation. Her research on Revisioning Psychotherapy, done in conjunction with Dr. Mark Rider and Sierra Tucson Treatment Center (Seymour, J., MD, Drachman C., Guilfoyle, S., Seek, T., Vose, S., DeNunzio, D.), entitled Mirror Neuron Psychotherapy in the Treatment of Inpatients with PTSD was presented to the World Psychiatric Association Virtual Conference in March of 2021. She completed a Doctorate in Psychology, summa cum laude, from California Southern University in 2022. Her doctoral research focused on recent neuropsychological discoveries in complex trauma and dissociation that impact psychotherapy.