About Our Providers
Paul Trombley, MD, FAAP
Dr. Trombley is a native of Detroit, Michigan. After moving to Memphis Tennessee, he attended Christian Brothers University in Memphis and graduated Summa Cum Laude and valedictorian of the School of Science with a Bachelor's Degree in Biology with minors in Chemistry and History. He attended medical school at University of Tennessee Center for the Health Sciences in Memphis, TN on academic scholarship.
Earning his Medical Doctorate in 1996, he initially entered psychiatric residency training at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Dr. Trombley next attended the University of South Alabama in Mobile, Alabama, where he completed pediatric residency training, in 2002. While there, he was specially recognized with the 2002 Best Resident Grand Rounds Award for original research.
Dr. Trombley is Board Certified by the American Board of Pediatrics and has practiced primary care pediatrics as well as pediatric emergency medicine for years before returning to complete fellowship in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at the prestigious University Hospitals/Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio, completing training in 2011. While there, he also served as clinical faculty at nationally-recognized Rainbow Babies and Children's Hospital as a faculty clinical instructor in Pediatrics in the Department of Emergency Medicine.
Dr. Trombley is also Board Certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology for both Psychiatry and in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. He is one of the few nationally recognized, triple Board Certified Child and Adolescent Psychiatrists, and the only one in Western North Carolina. Dr. Trombley holds an adjunct professorship at East Carolina University.
Dr. Trombley is an honored Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics since 2005 and is a member of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry.
Angie K. Trombley, DNP, APRN, MSN, RN, PMHNP/BC
Angie is a native of Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk, England. She began nursing studies at Addenbrooke's Hospital in Cambridge, England, where she cared for the intellectually disabled and chronically mentally ill. Emigrating to the United States, she continued her studies and graduated Summa Cum Laude from Excelsior College in New York State where she earned her RN.
She went on to graduate Magna Cum Laude from Excelsior College earning a Bachelors of Science in Nursing in 2008. She then earned a Masters of Science in Nursing from University of Missouri in 2011. She became Board Certified as an Adult Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner in 2011.
From there, Angie went on to complete graduate nursing studies at University of Missouri, attaining a Doctorate of Nursing Practice with a 4.0 GPA in 2013. She has subsequently Board Certified by the American Nursing Credentialing Center as a Family Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, allowing her to see and treat the entire lifespan from children to the elderly.
From 2013-2017, she had served as adjunct professor at the University of South Alabama in Family Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner Program, where she educated NPs in family psychiatry. She proudly served as a clinical assistant professor for the PMHNP program at East Carolina University from 2018-2020. Angie is now an assistant professor and Director of the Post Masters Doctor of Nursing Program at Western Carolina University.
Angie serves as the Vice Chair of the North Carolina Nurses' Association Council.
Angie has also proudly served in the United States Air Force as a Reserve Officer, attaining the rank of Captain as a commissioned officer in our military. While in service to our country, she served as a mental health program coordinator, attaining many accolades while in service at Keesler AFB in Biloxi, MS.
Angie is a member of the American Psychiatric Nurses Association.
Ellen Olson, CPNP, APRN, PMHNP/BC
Ellen hails from Portland, Oregon where she obtained her B.S. at the University of Oregon in 2008. Ellen is a board-certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner (CPNP, APRN) with a Master's degree in nursing from the University of Hawaii at Manoa.
She recently completed a post-Master's certificate in the Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner specialty at Arizona State University with a 4.0 GPA. Prior to joining the team at Prospect Behavioral Pediatrics and Psychiatry, Ellen worked in primary care pediatrics in Hawaii for over 3 years providing holistic care for all patients ages 0-21. She also has experience in pediatric and adult nursing in the home environment caring for a range of illnesses across the lifespan.