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Certified Nurse Practitioner, Movement Disorder Clinic and Tourette's Syndrome Clinic, Division of Neurology

Certified Nurse Practitioner, General Neurology Clinic, Division of Neurology

513-636-4222

513-636-3980

Board Certified

About Me

Biography

Tara Lipps, MSN, APRN, CNP, began working in the Movement Disorder Clinic and Tourette's Syndrome Clinic within the Division of Neurology in 2001. She worked as a clinical nurse and research nurse for three years until transitioning to the role of nurse practitioner in 2004. She has helped to further develop the role of the nurse practitioner in a multi-disciplinary Movement Disorder Clinic and Tourette's Syndrome Clinic, presented on pediatric movement disorders and Tourette's Syndrome nationally and internationally, and has been involved as a sub-investigator on multiple clinical research studies on Tourette's Syndrome.

Tara has additional training in CBIT (Comprehensive Behavioral Intervention for Tics) as a clinical nurse practitioner (not as a psychologist or therapist)and is able to provide CBIT training to patients seen in the Tourette's Syndrome Clinic.

In addition, Tara spends part of her time working as a nurse practitioner in general neurology clinic seeing and treating patients with a variety of complex neurological conditions (since 2005).

Clinical Interests

Movement disorders and Tourette's syndrome; general neurology; epilepsy

Research Interests

Movement disorders and Tourette's syndrome

Clinical Divisions

Neurology, Tourette Syndrome

My Locations

My Education

MSN, CFNP: Northern Kentucky University, Highland Heights, KY.

RN, BSN: Northern Kentucky University, Highland Heights, KY.

Certification : CFNP (Certified Family Nurse Practitioner), AANP (American Academy of Nurse Practitioners), 2004.