Christy Duan

Psychiatrist

Expertise

General adult psychiatry, Perinatal psychiatry, Child and adolescent psychiatry

Highlights

Experience

Christy Duan, MD, is a former writer for Verywell Mind. She is New York-based psychiatrist, certified by the American Board of Neurology and Psychiatry. She is a regular presenter at major health conferences, and in addition to her research work, her writing has been published on ABC News, the Student Doctor Network, and more.

Education

Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell - Graduate Medical Education

Verywell Mind Editorial Process

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Our writers are notable voices in their respective disciplines, including board-certified physicians, therapists, health journalists, and other mental health experts. These individuals are specifically selected for both their extensive knowledge and real-world experience, as well as their ability to communicate complex information in a clear, helpful, and unbiased way.

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