Dr. Donald W Bechtold MD Psychiatrist

Dr. Donald Bechtold is a psychiatrist in Wheat Ridge, Colorado and is affiliated with Exempla Lutheran Medical Center. He received his medical degree from University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine and has been in practice for 30 years. He is one of 16 doctors at Exempla Lutheran Medical Center who specialize in Psychiatry.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Psychiatrist: Child & Adolescent

Hospital Affiliation

Exempla Lutheran Medical Center

Education & Medical Training

University of Colorado
Residency, Psychiatry, 1981 - 1983

University of Colorado
Fellowship, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 1983 - 1985

University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine
Class of 1980

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Certified in Child Psychiatry

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Certified in Psychiatry

CO State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

The DSM-IV Outline for Cultural Formulation: a critical demonstration with American Indian children.
Novins, D. K., Bechtold, D. W., Sack, W. H., Thompson, J., Carter, D. R., Manson, S. M.

Predictive and concurrent validity of the Suicidal Ideation Questionnaire among American Indian adolescents.
Keane, E. M., Dick, R. W., Bechtold, D. W., Manson, S. M.

Indian adolescent suicide: clinical and developmental considerations.
Bechtold, D. W.

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