Dr. Sharon Halliday
Dr. Sharon Halliday is a respected psychiatrist with a deep commitment to improving the lives of individuals with substance use, abuse, dependence, and mental health disorders. As the Program Director and Clinical Supervisor at RAPHA Healthcare Services, and a practicing psychiatrist at Medical Associates in St. Kitts and Nevis, Dr. Halliday is at the forefront of efforts to understand and address the complex challenges facing individuals with these conditions.
Dr. Halliday’s primary focus is on the dual diagnosed and revolving door patients, recidivists, and the ways in which substance use, abuse, and dependence worsen the overall prognosis in these patients. She is also deeply interested in how mental health and substance abuse contribute to the overall global burden of disease and in the development of policies that can help reduce this burden.
Dr. Halliday has extensive experience working with clients in medication-assisted treatment programs and has been licensed as a psychiatrist and prescriber of suboxone in North Carolina. She holds current active medical licenses in St. Kitts and Nevis and in Anguilla, where she continues to provide critical care and support to those in need.
Throughout her career, Dr. Halliday has demonstrated a commitment to advancing her clinical and administrative/managerial skills and to working collaboratively with teams to provide the best possible care for her clients. Her expertise in dealing with dual-diagnosed clients and those diagnosed with substance use and/or mental health disorders is highly valued in today’s society, where these conditions continue to represent significant challenges for individuals, families, and communities.