Lindsey Elliott, PhD

Phone: 1-512-324-0029


The University of Alabama at Birmingham, PhD, Clinical Psychology

College of William & Mary, BA, Psychology


Internship, Pediatric Psychology, Nationwide Children's Hospital

Fellowship, Pediatric Psychology & Consultation/Liaison, Texas Child Study Center & Dell Children’s Medical Center

Clinical Biography

Lindsey Elliott, PhD, is a licensed pediatric psychologist in UT Health Austin Pediatric Psychiatry at Dell Children’s. She specializes in treating children and adolescents with somatic symptom and related disorders, such as functional neurological symptom disorder (FNSD). Additionally, Dr. Elliot is an assistant professor in the Dell Medical School Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences.

Dr. Elliot earned her doctorate in clinical psychology from The University of Alabama at Birmingham and her bachelor’s in psychology from College of William & Mary. She completed an internship in pediatric psychology at Nationwide Children's Hospital and a fellowship in pediatric psychology with a specialty in consultation/liaison at the Texas Child Study Center and Dell Children’s Medical Center.

Dr. Elliott’s research interests involve somatic symptom and related disorders, and she has published articles examining etiological factors related to these disorders. Additionally, she continues to be engaged in multi-site research projects aimed at providing effective treatment to individuals with FNSD. She is an active member of the American Psychological Association and the Society for Pediatric Psychology.


  • Somatic symptom and related disorders

Board Certification

  • Texas Board of Examiners of Psychologists, Licensed Psychologist

Awards & Honors

  • Outstanding Trainee Educator, Dell Medical School