New Marijuana Policy in NYC

Dr Harris Stratyner discusses new marijuana policy in New York City on Good Day NY, Fox Channel 5.  

Ebola: Perspective urged as Lower Hudson Valley fear factor grows

Psychologist Harris Stratyner said the fear of Ebola especially is very real in the general population — and has increased to such an extent that he’s coined the term “Ebola Anxiety Syndrome.” “People are starting to get frightened, and their imaginations are telling them that maybe ISIS is putting biological warfare out there, and maybe […]


Featured in WAG

Neuroscience is having another big moment. Not a day goes by that there isn’t an article about the neurological applications of, well, almost anything. There’s the neuroscience of racism in the aftermath of Ferguson. (Supposedly, we’re hardwired for prejudice but can overcome it.) And the neuroscience of stress and success. (We can use our minds […]

Parenting and Discipline

Dr Harris Stratyner discusses parenting and discipline of children with CBS News after Minnesota Vikings player Adrian Peterson is accused of child abuse for striking his young child.  

Increasing Smoking

Smoking has increased in NYC despite the initiatives of City Hall to quell smoking through anti-smoking campaigns and taxes on cigarettes. Dr. Harris Stratyner discusses these findings and the struggle many endure to quit smoking for good.

Is Your Race Training Giving You Anxiety? – Life by DailyBurn

A little worry about your workouts is helpful to keep you on track to reach your training goals. It’s that little voice that says, “You’re so not ready for this tri! You better get in an extra long swim this week or you’re gonna kill yourself on race day.” But sports psychologists warn that a […]

Overdose Prevention

Dr Harris Stratyner talks with NBC Channel 4 News about Overdose Prevention as a the electronic music party “Electric Zoo” comes to Randall’s Island. Two young adults dies in the summer of 2013 after overdosing on the club drug “Molly.”

Robin Williams Death
CBS Channel 2 News

Dr Harris Startyner talks with WCBS Channel 2 News about depression and the tragic death of beloved actor Robin Williams.

Robin Williams Death
WNBC Channel 4 News

Dr Harris Startyner talks with WNBC Channel 4 News about the tragic death of beloved actor Robin Williams.

Robin Williams Death
WABC Eyewitness News

Dr Harris Stratyner talks with WABC Channel 7 Eyewitness News about depression and the death of beloved actor Robin Williams.