Stories by Julie Holland, MD

Julie Holland, M.D., is a psychiatrist who specializes in psychopharmacology and a clinical assistant professor of psychiatry at NYU School of Medicine. An expert on street drugs and intoxication states, she was the attending psychiatrist in the Psych ER at Bellevue Hospital from 1996 to 2005 and regularly appears on the Today Show. The editor of The Pot Book: A Complete Guide to Cannabis and Ecstasy: The Complete Guide and the author of the bestselling Weekends at Bellevue, she lives in the Hudson Valley. subscribe to Julie Holland, MD's feed

Posted on: Feb 15, 2011, Source: AlterNet

We should be applauding -- not demonizing -- the LA County Department of Public Health for taking this important first step to help keep young people safe.

Posted on: Oct 15, 2010, Source: Park Street Press

In a wide-ranging interview from a new book on pot, Pollan says, 'The idea that the government can tell you what you can grow in your garden strikes me in a visceral way as wrong.'