Faye Dixon, PhD

The Northern CA LEND Project
UC Davis Health System
2825 50th Street
Sacramento, CA 95817
Phone: 916-703-0265
Email: [email protected]
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Last Updated: October 11, 2017

Faye Dixon

Project/Program/Clinic Contacts: ADHD Programs
Discipline(s): Psychiatry
AUCD Council Membership: No Council Membership
Education: B.A., College of Wooster, Wooster, Ohio, 1976
M.A., American University, Washington, DC, 1987
Ph.D., American University, Washington, DC, 1989


Dr. Dixon is a licensed clinical psychologist with 25 years of experience in clinical work and research in child psychopathology, specifically the areas of depression, anxiety, PTSD, ADHD and learning differences in children. Dr. Dixon joined Dr. Julie Schweitzer's ADHD Program at the University of California, Davis School of Medicine in 2008. Currently, she serves as a diagnostic and assessment consultant for the MINT (Mapping Impulsivity's Neurodevelopmental Trajectory) and LEIA (Lisdexamfetamine Effect in ADHD) studies.

In addition Dr. Dixon is the Clinic Director of the MIND Institute's ADHD clinic and coordinates the ADHD Parent Education Group. She is a member of the UC Davis Medical Center Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences (Volunteer Clinical Faculty). She also has spent many years educating and training psychology graduate students, interns, and post-doctoral fellows as well as medical students, residents and child psychiatry fellows.