David Eisen ~ Training Co-chair

Portland, OR David is a licensed acupuncturist. He graduated from Cornell University and got his Masters in Social Work from Washington University, his Chinese medical training from the New England School of Acupuncture and his doctorate in Chinese Medicine from Open...

Katurah Bryant ~ Training Co-chair

New Haven, CT Katurah A. Bryant is a graduate of the University of Connecticut School of Nursing, and Southern Connecticut State University, with a graduate degree in Marriage and Family Therapy. She is a Licensed Marriage Family Therapist, Licensed Alcohol and Drug...

Michael O. Smith ~ Founding Chairperson

Bronx, NY October 16, 1942 – December 24, 2017 Dr. Michael O. Smith was a psychiatrist, acupuncturist, addiction specialist and public health planner who was the Director of Lincoln Hospital Recovery Center from 1974 to 2011 when he retired. He graduated from...

Rommell Washington ~ Member at Large

New York, NY Rommell Washington is a clinician, social activist, human rights advocate and disciple of liberation theology and social justice. His thirty-one years of post-graduate experience as a social worker has spanned many movements and causes. This has included...