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Dorcas Dobie , M.D. Psychiatrist

Dorcas Dobie

M.D. Psychiatrist

Dr Dobie received her MD from University of Michigan , and completed psychiatric residency and fellowship training at University of Washington. She is board certified in both general and geriatric psychiatry and has served on the faculty at University of Washington School of Medicine  since 1990. She is currently a Clinical Associate  Professor in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at UW and is an active member of the Swedish Medical staff.

Dr  Dobie provides medication management and psychotherapy.  She believes that a collaborative approach to care is essential for a successful clinical outcome.

Areas of Expertise:

  • Cancer psychiatry and suvivorship-impact on patients and family members
  • Mood and anxiety disorders in midst of serious medical illness
  • Anxiety disorders (Generalized anxiety disorder, Obsessive-compulsive disorder, PTSD, and panic disorder)
  • Hormonally mediated psychiatric conditions (PMS, perimenopausal depression, post-partum depression)

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Recent News

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Genetic Testing

by: Peter Roy-Byrne | Jan. 23, 2019

Many of our patients are inquiring about whether they should be obtaining a "genetic test" to help select the best antidepressant for them.

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Sometimes it can feel like a partner's low mood is contagious. We can take our stress home with us after a challenging day at work, or feel irritable or withdrawn for a variety of reasons, impacting the moods of other family members.

Depression and Your...

by: Christine Paprocki | Jan. 03, 2019

Sometimes it can feel like a partner's low mood is contagious. We can take our stress home with us after a challenging day at work, or feel irritable or withdrawn for a variety of reasons, impacting the moods of other family members.

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As we age, our general and mental health needs evolve to require more complex care. Individuals over the age of 60 are more likely to have chronic medical illnesses and be on multiple medications for things such as high blood pressure, diabetes,...

Geriatric Psychiatry

by: Ashley Bouzis | Feb. 06, 2018

As we age, our general and mental health needs evolve to require more complex care. Individuals over the age of 60 are more likely to have chronic medical illnesses and be on multiple medications for things such as high blood pressure, diabetes,...

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