Dr. Amanda Eblin is an ANCC board certified Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at MUSC. She received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from University of Maryland in 2015, and her Doctor of Nursing Practice degree from MUSC in 2019.
Dr. Eblin’s graduate training included: outpatient psychiatry, inpatient psychiatry, consult liaison, partial hospitalization, and assertive community treatment. She received specialized training in suicide prevention and the therapy models of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Family Based Therapy while in graduate school. Her doctoral research was based on reducing seclusion and restraint practices on an inpatient child and adolescent psychiatry unit.
Dr. Eblin first began her career in psychiatry leading Dialectical Behavioral Therapy groups at a partial hospitalization program for children and adolescents during undergraduate. Upon graduation she worked as a Registered Nurse for an inpatient pediatric behavioral health unit where she received additional training in crisis prevention. Her personal areas of clinical interest include psychopharmacology, behavioral therapy and social skills training.