Richard Crabbe, MD Psychiatry

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Doctorate of Medicine, University of Ghana Medical School (Legon, Ghana, Africa), 1977

Commissioned Officer, Ghana Navy, 1978

General Medical Officer, Ghana Navy, 1978-1984


Post Doctoral Training

Senior House Officer, Psychiatry, General Medicine, Nephrology, Neurology, Geriatrics (Middlesbrough, England), 1985-1990

Internship/Residency in Psychiatry: State University of New York (Syracuse NY), 1995-1999

Fellowship in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry:  Creighton University (Omaha NE), 1999-2001

Addictive disorders, Harlem Hospital Center, New York City NY

Licensure and Board Certification

Diplomate, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, 2002

License: Washington

Professional Positions and Major Appointments

Attending Psychiatrist, South Sound Mental Health Center (Olympia WA), 2004-2005

Attending Psychiatrist, Cascade Mental Health Center (Chehalis WA), 2001-2004

Private practice, Family Medicine, May Day Clinic (Accra, Ghana, Africa), 1990-1994

Personal Interests

Dr. Crabbe immigrated to the U.S. in 1994 and moved to the Pacific Northwest in 2001, where he worked at Cascade Mental Health and South Sound Mental Health Center for several years.  He joined Northwest Pediatric Center as our Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist in 2005.   Dr. Crabbe is married with two children.  His interests include music, reading, and chi gong.