Jon McClellan, M.D.

Professional Summary

Dr. McClellan is a Professor in Department of Psychiatry, University of Washington, and is the Medical Director of Child Study and Treatment Center.  His clinical research addresses the diagnosis and treatment of early-onset psychotic illnesses.  He is the primary author for the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry’s Practice Parameters for the assessment and treatment of early-onset schizophrenia and bipolar disorder.  Dr. McClellan also conducts genomic research to discover genes responsible for complex neuropsychiatric illnesses.  He and his collaborators were the first to demonstrate the importance of individually rare damaging mutations for schizophrenia.

Areas of Interest

Bipolar Disorder
Evidence-based treatments