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Tim Bilkey MD

Dr. Tim Bilkey is an adult psychiatrist, and is a member of the Canadian Psychiatric Association, the American Psychiatric Association and the Canadian Society of Addiction Medicine. He has assessed over 3400 adolescents and adults for Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD).

He has produced two films, ADHD Across the Lifespan (re-released in 2010) and Her FAST MIND – An In Depth Look at ADHD as it Affects Women (2012). Her FAST MIND is a peer-reviewed film focussing on women with ADHD, since Dr. Bilkey has a special interest in this area. He has started one of the world’s first ADHD clinics for women.

As a professional educator on the subject of ADHD, Dr. Bilkey regularly provides lectures and hosts preceptorships for other physicians, training them on this condition. He is also an Adjunct Mentor for the Ontario College of Family Physicians Collaborative Mental Health Project.

In keeping with his mentoring role, Dr. Bilkey has developed an educational program for the rapid recognition of ADHD in adults, and this program, FAST MINDS™, has been nationally accredited by the College of Family Physicians of Canada since 2009. FAST MINDS™ has been presented to physicians across the world and has been translated into Spanish. As an international presenter, he has given lectures in Mexico, Argentina, New Zealand, Hong Kong, Taipei, Malaysia, Taiwan, and Greece. Dr. Bilkey has assessed individuals from across the world; they have come to seek his expertise in the field of ADHD from Brazil, Ireland, Barbados, Ethiopia, Africa, Hong Kong, Japan, the U.S. and throughout Canada.

  • ADHD
  • Addiction