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Lynn Spillar, M.D. is a board certified psychiatrist specializing in general adult psychiatry and psychotherapy.  She has been in private practice in Austin, Texas since 2005. 

Specialization

  • evaluation and treatment of depressive disorders and bipolar disorders
  • pharmacotherapy integrated with individual psychotherapy
  • the treatment of women during pregnancy and postpartum.

Education & Training

  • University of Washington, Seattle, WA ∙Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
  • Chief Resident ▪ 2003-2004
  • General Psychiatry Resident ▪ 2000-2004
  • Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX ▪ Doctor of Medicine ▪ 2000
  • University of Washington ▪ Master of Science in Bioengineering ▪ 1990
  • University of Texas at Austin ▪ Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering ▪ 1988

Licensure & Certification

  • American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology, Diplomate ▪ 2005
  • Texas Medical Board, Licensed Physician ▪ 2004

Service to the Professional Community

UT Dell Medical School, Department of Psychiatry, Austin, TX

  • Clinical Assistant Professor (2017 - present) 
  • Psychotherapy Supervisor (Jan 2005 – present)

Pregnancy & Postpartum Health Alliance of Texas     

  •    Advisory Board, Education Committee (2011-2013)

Austin Society for Psychoanalytic Psychology   

  •    Treasurer (2009-2011)   
  •    Interdisciplinary Representative (2007-2009) 

Austin Psychiatric Society   

  •    President (2009-2010)                * President Elect (2008-2009)   
  •    Vice President (2007-2008)       * Treasurer (2006-2007)