About Dr. Harris

Dr. Alexander Harris obtained his BA from the University of Pennsylvania and his MD, PhD from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine.  Dr. Harris did his psychiatric training at the Payne Whitney Clinic of Weill Cornell Medical Center, where he pursued advanced training in psychotherapy. 

Dr. Harris maintains an active research program at Columbia University Medical Center examining the neural circuit activity that occurs as stress develops into depression and has published multiple clinical and neuroscientific papers.