Meet Emily Faust, PhD

Behavioral Health Consultant (BHC)

Emily’s History

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B.A. Psychology and Fitness Management – Wartburg College, Waverly IA
M.S. Mental Health Counseling – Central Washington University, Ellensburg WA
PhD Clinical Psychology – Washington State University, Pullman WA


Primary Care Behavioral Health; Health Psychology; Neuropsychological Assessment; Outpatient Mental Health Therapy

Philosophy of Care:

I’m passionate about helping people find joy, meaning, and fulfillment in life. I enjoy using evidence-based approaches to help people feel more confident in their ability to cope with life’s challenges, while also practicing self-compassion, embracing radical acceptance of things that cannot be changed, and actively pursuing one’s personal values. I’ve always loved the mind-body connection and I feel so lucky that I get to work in a medical clinic where we take care of patients’ physical AND mental health!

Professional Organizations:

Collaborative Family Healthcare Association

What drew you to CHCW:

Because I want to work for a company that’s as passionate about providing high quality healthcare as I am. I love the feeling of family, the high energy, and the innovation and creativity that happens here to keep advancing healthcare for all people!

Length of Time in the Medical Field:

Since 2012

Medical Interests:

Anxiety Disorders; Trauma/PTSD; Women’s Health

I aspire to:

Have a positive impact (no matter how small) on the life of every person I encounter.

Personal Interests/Hobbies:

Yoga, meditation, being outdoors, cooking, spending time with family and friends

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