Patrice A. Harris, MD, MA, FAPA

Employment / Affiliations

1998-Pres Private Practice, Adult, Child, Adolescent, and Forensic Psychiatry
2009-2015 Director, Health Services, Fulton County (GA) Department of Health Services
2005-2009 Medical Director, Fulton (GA) Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Disabilities
2003-2005 Medical Director, Georgia Rehabilitation Outreach
2001-2003 Senior Policy Fellow and Lobbyist, Barton Child Law and Policy Center
1999-2003 Lobbyist, Georgia Psychiatric Physicians Association


1992-1998 Emory University Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
1992-1995 Resident, General Psychiatry
1995-1997 Resident, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
1997-1998 Fellowship, Forensic Psychiatry

Post-Doctoral Training and


1998-1992 West Virginia University School of Medicine, Doctor of Medicine
1982-1986 West Virginia University, Master of Arts, Counseling Psychology
1978-1982 West Virginia University, Bachelor of Arts-Psychology, Magna Cum Laude


American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Georgia Composite State Board of Medical Examiners