Jessica Spissinger

Physician Assistant (MA)

Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker (MA)

DEA (All States)


About Me

Psychiatric Physician Assistant and Licensed Clinical Social Worker.

Offer psychopharm management and cognitive behavioral support sessions.

Specialty areas include:

Geriatric Psychiatry

Women's Issues


Attentional Deficit Disorder



Psychiatric Physician Assistant


Nova Psychiatric Services May 2018 to present

Clinical Director

New England Geriatrics October 2013 to present

Inpatient Psychiatric Physician Assistant at St. Anne’ s Geriatric Psychiatric Unit



Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Chicago, IL

LCSW Psychiatric Clinician in the Emergency Department

Huntington Memorial Hospital, Social Services, Pasadena, CA LCSW Medical Social Worker, ED, Maternity and Pediatrics

October 2008 to June 2013

November 2006 to June 2008

Santa Monica-UCLA Medical Center, Rape Treatment Center, Santa Monica, CA

LCSW Therapist and On-Call Advocate October 2005 to September 2007

Princeton House Behavioral Health, Women’s Trauma Program, Princeton, NJ

LSW Primary Therapist June 2004 to August 2005

Rape Victim Advocates, Chicago, IL

Medical Advocate Intern  


Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, North Chicago, IL

Master of Science in Physician Assistant Practice, June 2013

Columbia University, School of Social Work, New York, NY

Master of Science in Social Work, May 2004

Wheaton College, Norton, MA

Bachelor of Arts in Writing & Literature, May 1999


  • ADHD (adult)
  • ADHD (child and adolescent)
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Depression
  • Gender Identity and Dysphoria
  • Geriatric Psychiatry
  • Post-Partum Depression
  • Relationships
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Trauma and Abuse
  • Women's Issues and Health

Services Offered

Session Type / Rate / Duration

  • Psychopharmacology evaluation / $220 / 45 Minutes
  • Psychopharmocology follow up / $100 / 30 Minutes
  • Psychotherapy / $200 / 45 Minutes