Psychiatry in Knoxville, Tennessee Edelyn Bishop, Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner

License: PMHNP-BC

Provider Gender: Female

Ages Served: 15-65+

Appointments: In-office and Telehealth

Manages Medications: Yes

Psychiatry in Knoxville, Tennessee Edelyn Bishop, PMHNP-BC

Edelyn Bishop, PMHNP-BC

Edelyn is an ANCC Board Certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner receiving her post-masters PMHNP graduate degree from the University of Tennessee in 2021. She received her Bachelor degree in nursing in 1988 from the University of Connecticut, and has had an over 34 year nursing career in various areas of Psychiatric Nursing including inpatient, outpatient, partial programs, and 14 years of emergency room psychiatric crisis work. For 6 1/2 years she was also an educator of undergraduate and accelerated nursing students at the College of Nursing at the University of Tennessee Knoxville in their psychiatric mental health program. She is a member of the following professional organizations: American Association of Nurse Practitioners and the Neuroscience Education Institute.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Behavioral Health Systems (BHS)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBS)
  • Carelon (Beacon)
  • Evernorth (Cigna)
  • Humana
  • MediNcrease Health Plans (MHP)
  • MultiPlan (PHCS)
  • Optum (UnitedHealthcare)
  • Partners Direct Health
  • Provider Network of America (PNOA)
  • Sana Benefits
  • Tricare East (Humana Military)


  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Mindfulness


  • First Responders
  • Women

Education & Certifications

  • PMHNP post-masters certificate from University of Tennessee Knoxville 2021
  • MBA in Healthcare Management from Walden University 2014
  • MSN from Walden University 2012
  • BSN from University of Connecticut 1988


  • English
  • Spanish



Please use our online form to schedule an appointment with Edelyn Bishop. You can also call 865-588-3173 to have someone assist you.

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