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kevin s. harrison, M.D.

Kevin S. Harrison, M.D. joined the Center in 1996 and is currently serving as its Director. He is a board certified general and child & adolescent psychiatrist who sees children, adolescents, and adults. Dr. Harrison specializes in the treatment of anxiety, attention, learning, and mood disorders in children and adolescents as well as school-based mental health consultation for general and special education populations. He also provides psychiatric medication consultation and second opinions.

Dr. Harrison completed his undergraduate education in psychology at Loyola University in Baltimore in 1978 and his medical education at George Washington University in 1991. His general psychiatric training was divided between Duke and George Washington Universities and his Fellowship in Child & Adolescent Psychiatry was based at the University of Maryland School of Medicine. Since the completion of his training in 1996, Dr. Harrison has maintained a busy office practice and has worked as a psychiatric consultant for the Howard and Anne Arundel County Public School Systems and to the special education students and staff at the Forbush School in Baltimore County. He is an active teacher for the University of Maryland Child & Adolescents Fellows and serves in several regional leadership positions within the Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry.