Diane McIntosh MD, FRCPC

Diane McIntosh, MD, FRCPC, is a psychiatrist and the author of This Is Depression: A Comprehensive, Compassionate Guide for Anyone Who Wants to Understand Depression. She is a graduate of Dalhousie University and a clinical assistant professor at the University of British Columbia and has a community psychiatry practice with a particular interest in the neurobiology of mood and anxiety disorders and ADHD.

Dr. McIntosh is extensively involved in continuing medical education programs for mental health professionals, nationally and internationally, including her own program, PsychedUp. She is the co-founder of SwitchRx, the online psychiatric medication switching tool, and WeDoMatter.org, which advocates for more compassionate care for psychiatric patients and their families.

Author of

Psyched Up

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