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Child and adolescent psychiatry




William French, M.D., is a board certified child and adolescent psychiatrist at the Pediatric Clinic at Harborview, Seattle Children's Hospital and Odessa Brown Children's Clinic and a UW associate professor of Children's Psychiatry and Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences.

Dr. French specializes in child and adolescent psychiatry as well as general psychiatry. He strives to create active partnerships with his patients and their families to achieve the best possible outcomes.

Dr. French earned his M.D. at the University of Kentucky. He is board certified in both Psychiatry and Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. He is involved in the child and adolescent training program and supervises trainees at several outpatient clinics. His clinical and research interests include integrating mental healthcare into primary care settings, ADHD, disruptive behaviors, aggression and improving clinical supervision of child and adolescent psychiatry trainees.

Pediatric Clinic at Harborview

325 9th Ave., Ground West Clinic Seattle, WA 98104


Acute illness and injury, Adolescent medicine, Behavioral healthcare, Breastfeeding support

University of Kentucky College of Medicine

Medical education, 2003

Univ. of Kentucky College of Medicine

Residency, Psychiatry

Univ. of Kentucky College of Medicine

Internship, Psychiatry

Univ. of Kentucky College of Medicine

Fellowship, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry


Board Certifications
  • Child & Adoles. Psychiatry, 2011, American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology
  • Psychiatry, 2010, American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology