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Stephanie Henderson, MSN, APRN, FNP-C

Stephanie Henderson is a family nurse practitioner who specializes in pediatric primary care at Compass Pediatrics. She completed her Bachelor of Science in Nursing at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center in Lubbock, Texas and then earned her Master of Science in Nursing degree also at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center in Lubbock, Texas. #redraidernurse She holds a national certification with the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners. Stephanie also received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from Texas Tech University in Lubbock, Texas.

Stephanie’s nursing background includes time in the intensive care unit, emergency department, nursing education, and nursing administration.

Stephanie is passionate about health and wellness. She believes good habits established in childhood will set the child up for success in their adult life. She is also passionate about children with rare-autoimmune and inflammatory disorders.

Stephanie loves Jesus and enjoys spending time with her family. She loves to travel, exploring the world and different cultures. She loves sunflowers, the color yellow, warm hugs, and above all, pizza. She is an avid baseball fan, but enjoys all sports and recreational outdoor activities.

Emily Copeland, MSN, RN, CPNP

Emily Copeland is a pediatric nurse practitioner who specializes in pediatric primary care at Compass Pediatrics. She completed her Bachelor of Science in Nursing at Midwestern State University in Wichita Falls, Texas. She completed her Master of Science in Nursing at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center in Lubbock, Texas. #redraidernurse

She is nationally certified as a pediatric nurse practitioner with the Pediatric Nursing Certification Board.

Emily spent most of her many years of nursing in neonatal intensive care and neonatal transport, as well as pediatric ENT, specifically cleft lip and palate care, before completing her master’s degree and joining Compass Pediatrics.

It does not take long to learn how much Emily loves pediatrics. She always knew she wanted to take care of babies when she grew up. It is very important to Emily that patients and their families feel comfortable, cared for, and educated with every single encounter. She is passionate about newborns, as well as infants and children with congenital and complex medical conditions. She knows how important a good pediatric provider medical home clinic is for these patients and their families.

Emily has traveled many times to Kenya and to China for pediatric medical/surgical mission trips. Being a part of medical missions is very special part of her life. Emily loves sleeping in, chai tea, the smell of a just bathed baby, and her 2 girls more than words!

One of her most favorite verses: Now to Him who is able to do immeasurably more than all we ask or imagine, according to His power that is at work within us. Eph. 3:20