Craig Miller, M.D., Editor in Chief
Harvard Mental Health Letter
Michael Miller is an assistant professor of psychiatry at Harvard Medical School and editor in chief of the Harvard Mental Health Letter. Published monthly by Harvard Health Publications (HHP), the Mental Health Letter is read widely by professionals and non-professionals who are interested in keeping up to date with the rapidly advancing science of mental wellness. Dr. Miller is the author of more than one hundred articles, appearing in Newsweek, the Boston Globe, as well as professional journals. For intelihealth.com, a consumer health website that contains content written and reviewed by members of the faculty of Harvard Medical School, Dr. Miller is senior editor for mental health. His writing on mental health topics also appears on msn.com. He is the author of numerous syndicated articles that appear in newspapers nationwide.
Dr. Miller has appeared on The Today Show, The Martha Stewart Show, ABC News, CNN, and NPR. He appears regularly as a commentator for media in the Boston area, including affiliates of major networks, the local PBS station (WGBH), and the New England Cable News. His quotes appear frequently in newspapers and magazines, including the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Boston Globe, Newsweek, Time, and The Guardian.
Dr. Miller has been a practicing psychiatrist in the Boston area for more than 30 years. He is a member of the medical staff of Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, a major teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School. He is a teacher and supervisor of residents in the Harvard Longwood Psychiatry Residency Training Program. He has consulted and lectured widely on topics ranging from medical ethics to sex education to dealing with the risk of suicide and violence. Dr. Miller now devotes the largest proportion of his time to educating the public about mental health and mental wellness through writing and speaking.
Nothing is more important to a person's well-being than mental health. In the past decade there has been an explosion in knowledge about the biology of mental functioning. The learning curve is likely to get steeper in the decades to come. In the Harvard Mental Health Letter,
we try to teach readers about these developments. Most important, we try to understand with our readers how new discoveries may help all of us maximize our sense of well-being.