Psychiatry in Encinitas, California Chantal Flanagan, Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner

License: PMHNP-BC

Provider Gender: Female

Ages Served: 11-65+

Appointments: In-office and Telehealth

Manages Medications: Yes

Psychiatry in Encinitas, California Chantal Flanagan, PMHNP-BC

Chantal Flanagan, PMHNP-BC

Chantal Flanagan, PMHNP has worked in the psychiatric mental health field for the past 34 years. She earned her master’s degree as a Clinical Nurse Specialist in Child and Adolescent Mental Health from UCSF in 1993. She earned her Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner post-master’s certificate from Rush University in 2009. She has worked in all areas of mental health with varying populations including inpatient, intensive outpatient, and outpatient for children, adolescents, and adults. While prescribing and evaluating the effectiveness of medications is her primary focus she also provides brief solution focused therapy as well as CBT/DBT. She practices with a nonjudgmental, supportive, and team approach which quickly places her patients or clients at ease. During her free time she enjoys hiking with her dog, Zoey, and cooking dinner for her family.

The key to living an optimal life is balancing the mind, body, and spirit.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Elevance Health (Anthem BC)
  • Evernorth (Cigna)
  • Magellan
  • Managed Health Network (HealthNet)
  • MultiPlan (PHCS)
  • Optum (UnitedHealthcare)
  • Partners Direct Health
  • Sana Benefits
  • Scripps Health Plan
  • Sharp Health Plan


  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)
  • Mindfulness


  • Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • First Responders
  • LGBTQ+
  • Men
  • Military/Veterans
  • Women


  • English



Please use our online form to schedule an appointment with Chantal Flanagan. You can also call 858-279-1223 to have someone assist you.

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