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Richard P. Brown, M.D.

Richard P. Brown, M.D. is an associate professor of clinical psychiatry at Columbia University and graduate of Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. Dr. Brown's recent co-authored book, How to Use Herbs, Nutrients, and Yoga in Mental Health Care (W.W. Norton 2009) has won national and international awards for the best health book on complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) for the American Psychiatric Association and other conferences globally. He coauthored over 90 scientific articles, books and chapters including, Stop Depression Now (1999), The Rhodiola Revolution (2004) "Complementary and Alternative Treatments in Psychiatry," in Psychiatry (Wiley & Sons 2003, 2007), "Alternative Treatments in Brain Injury" in Neuropsychiatry of Traumatic Brain Injury (American Psychiatric Press 2004 and 2010).

Dr. Brown is a certified teacher of Aikido (4th Dan), Qigong, yoga and meditation. He develops mind-body workshops for professionals, clinical studies and the general public. He offers workshops for members of the 9/11 community through Serving Those Who Serve (

Disclaimer: Dr. Brown receives no financial remuneration from any companies that produce or market the treatments referred to in this seminar.