William P. French, M.D., specializes in child and adolescent psychiatry as well as general psychiatry. Dr. French works with children and families at several outpatient locations including Seattle Children's, Odessa Brown Children's Clinic and Harborview Medical Center.
Dr. French's clinical interests include integrating mental healthcare into primary care settings; providing telepsychiatry consultation to school-based healthcare centers and rural areas in Washington, Wyoming, Alaska, Montana and Idaho; and treating children with trauma-related backgrounds and disruptive behaviors, such as attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and oppositional defiant disorder. His research interests include ADHD, disruptive behaviors, aggression, healthcare delivery, and improving clinical supervision of child and adolescent psychiatry trainees.
Dr. French is an assistant professor in the Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Division at the University of Washington, Seattle. He is involved in the child and adolescent training program and supervises trainees at several outpatient clinics.