William Dodson, M.D.
Dr. Bill Dodson is a board-certified adult psychiatrist who has specialized in adults with ADHD for the last 23 years. He has written on how the basic research on ADHD can be applied to everyday clinical practice.
Dr. Dodson is currently in private practice in Denver, Colorado. He is a Life Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association and was the 2006 recipient of the Maxwell J. Schleifer Distinguished National Service Award for his work with people with disabilities. His upcoming book is titled, What You Wished Your Doctor Knew About ADHD.
ADHD Sleep Problems: How to Rest Better Tonight!
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Is It Bipolar Disorder or ADHD?
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ADHD Medications Explained
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ADHD: Why We Do What We Do
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Speak the Truth about Attention Deficit
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ADHD Medications: Are There Any Long-Term Side Effects, Risks?
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ADHD Medications and Headaches
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Generic Concerta Is Not Created Equal
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ADHD Meds for Less
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More Diagnosis Means More Treatment — and a Greater Chance for Success
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I’ve Got a Few Things to Say to ADHD Doubters
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