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M.D., FRCPC, DFAPA
Psychiatrist, Bipolar Disorders Program, Douglas Institute
Researcher, Douglas Institute
Adjunct Professor, Department of Psychiatry, McGill University
Andrée Daigneault, MD, FRCPC, joined the Douglas Institute in 2007 as a psychiatrist in the Bipolar Disorders Program. As a clinician and researcher, she studies the epidemiology and phenomenology of the first episodes of bipolar disorder. She is also interested in the rehabilitation of young adults aged 18 to 30 who suffer from bipolar disorders, which involves issues related to psychoeducation, pharmacological treatment, psychosocial aspects, pregnancy, etc.
Dr. Daigneault is also a clinical psychiatrist and a researcher in the Mood Disorders Program at Hôpital du Sacré-Cœur de Montréal, where she started an early intervention clinic for young adults with bipolar disorder and where she was a founding member and director of the brief dynamic psychotherapy program.
Dr. Daigneault is an assistant clinical professor at Université de Montréal and she also gives many lectures on mood disorders for general practitioners and psychiatrists.
Diagnosis of bipolar disorder in primary and secondary care: what have we learned over a 10-year period? J Affect Disord. 2015;174:225-32.