CEO and President
Bay Pointe Behavioral Health Service, Inc.
Dr. Napoleon Higgins is a child, adolescent and adult psychiatrist in Houston, Texas. He is the owner of Bay Pointe Behavioral Health Services and South East Houston Research Group.
Dr. Higgins received his MD from Meharry Medical College in Nashville, Tennessee, and he completed his residency in Adult Psychiatry and his fellowship in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston. He is the President of the Black Psychiatrists of Greater Houston, Past President of the Caucus of Black Psychiatrists of the American Psychiatric Association and Past President of the Black Psychiatrists of America, Inc.
Dr. Higgins is co-author of Mind Matters: A Resource Guide to Psychiatry for Black Communities and Transition 2 Practice: 21 Things Every Doctor Must Know In Contract Negotiations and the Job Search which encompasses physician practice issues and helps doctors find the right practice setting so that they may deliver care and attain their work life goals. He also specializes in nutrition and health to improve patients’ lives mentally and physically. He emphasizes that good mental and physical health are key in the practice of psychiatry and medicine.
Dr. Higgins has worked with and founded many programs that help to direct inner city young men and women to aspire to go to college and finish their educational goals. He has worked with countless community mentoring programs and has special interest in trauma, racism, and inner city issues and how they affect minority and disadvantaged children and communities.
Saturday, March 9
2:25 PM – 3:15 PM