Ultra Violet Mental Health          
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Pediatric, Adolescent, and adult Psychiatric, Mental Health Services

About Us


Natalie Errante, PMH-NP

Ultra Violet Mental Health is owned and operated by Natalie Errante, PMH-NP. Natalie is Board Certified as a Family, Pediatric and Adult Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner. She graduated with her MSN from the State University of New York at Stony Brook and has 25 years experience in nursing and 14 years as a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner. 

Ms. Errante is very active in the North Carolina Nurses Association and is the Founder and President of the Centralina APRN organization and liaison to the NCNA APRN Psychiatric Council. She was Vice President of the NCNA Advanced Practice Nurse Psychiatric Council in 2007-09. She is often a Speaker, presenter, and panelist at nursing/medical conferences. She is also an active Member of the American Psychiatric Nurses Association and Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing.

Ms. Errante has received an Honorary Certificate from UNC- Chapel Hill for her work as a supervisor and preceptor for new therapists as well as for NPs working a residency or clinicals.
Ms. Errante has performed clinical research related to a subtype of anti-inflammatory medications and their ability to alleviate OCD symptoms. She participated in the DSM5 field trials.

Ms. Errante is certified in Medical Aesthetics from The National Laser Institute , Scottsdale, Arizona with 2 years experience in weight loss and medical aesthetics.


Brenda B. Cupp, FNP

Brenda has worked in multiple medical fields since graduating from Winston-Salem State University in 2005 with a Master of Science in Nursing and obtaining her Family Nurse Practitioner Board Certification. Brenda received her Medical Aesthetic Certification in 2010.

Most recently, Brenda has worked in Behavioral Health/Substance Abuse and Psychiatric Medicine, with prior experience in Family Medicine and Pain. Brenda is licensed for Suboxone Addiction Treatment.

Born and raised in Charlotte, NC. She enjoys spending time with her family, setting new goals, and making a difference in others' lives. Quite naturally, she is a Carolina Panthers fan!

Kathy Shelton-Riek, LCSW 

Sammi Ervin, LCSW

Sammi has been a social worker for 18 years.  She received her undergraduate degrees in psychology and sociology from Catawba College and her master in social work from joint master program with N.C. A&T and U.N.C. Greensboro.  She uses predominantly cognitive behavioral and solution focused therapies and has experience working with schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, depression, anxiety, panic disorder and trauma. 

Amy Dellinger, LPC


Nicole Emerson, LPCA

Nicole is a Licensed Professional Counselor Associate who enjoys working with adults, adolescents, and families with mental health and relational issues. Her therapeutic approach includes Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy and Person-Centered Therapy. She is also trained in Level II EMDR. She enjoys working with clients on dealing with stress, overcoming phobias, managing anxiety and depression, reprocessing trauma, maximizing wellness, adjustment disorders, and personality disorders. Nicole uses a traditional talk-therapy format and emphasizes the importance of a safe, trusting, non-judgmental therapeutic relationship.


Victoria Wilson-Moore, Office Manager


 Lisa Poplin, Patient Intake Specialist