UA-63899747-1 General Blog – Page 22 – Nzinga Harrison, MD
December 7, 2012

How can I find a doctor that knows something about addiction?

Believe it or not, most physicians don't learn a lot about addictions during medical school or residency.   To find a physician that has a level of […]
December 4, 2012

Exercise Gains Momentum as Psychiatric Treatment

Evidence is building that exercise is good for your psychiatric health. "Some of the strongest evidence is seen in depression, where psychiatric benefits from exercise have […]
September 27, 2012

The Joyful Mind Project

  I had the honor and pleasure of contributing to The Joyful Mind Project, spearheaded by a childhood friend, Kela Price, following her recovery from post-partum depression.  […]
August 27, 2012

Anka Behavioral Health, Inc. Helping Individuals Improve Their Lives

I am proud to be the Senior Vice President of East Coast Operations and Medical Director of an organization whose focus is to help individuals improve […]
August 22, 2012

Tony Scott Suicide–“No Serious Medical Illness”

This week, successful Director, Tony Scott, committed suicide.  Numerous media and internet outlets report that Scott had "no serious medical problems."  I urge you to consider […]
August 16, 2012

Dr. Harrison Appointed Adjunct Assistant Professor at Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing at Emory University

I am honored to have accepted an appointment as Adjunct Assistant Professor at the Emory University School of Nursing. Check out the full press release on […]
April 28, 2012

President Obama on Addiction as a Public Health Problem

I was elated with President Obama's answer to the tweet question "Are you going to legalize weed or what?" while on the Jimmy Fallon Show. In […]
April 25, 2012

SAMHSA Releases Tip 54: Chronic Pain in Addiction

Thank you SAMHSA!!! Physicians have been waiting for evidence-based guidance on how to manage chronic pain disorders in individuals with chronic pain. Check out TIP 54 […]
April 15, 2012

Dr. Harrison LIVE on television Tuesday 4/17/2012

Hey! Do you have Comcast?! Tune in or set your DVR for Comcast Channel 25 this Tuesday, April 17, at 7:30 p.m. to catch Breakthru Board […]