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Donald Fidler MD, FRCP-I
Playwright, Actor, Lecturer
Professor Emeritus of Psychiatry

Special Field: Cultural Psychiatry

Charlotte, NC and Santa Monica, CA

Travis Teffner and Donald Fidler - Boogieban Tour 2012-2013

Travis Teffner and Donald Fidler – Boogieban Tour 2012-2013


Psychiatry for Actors: Building a Character Using Psychiatric Principles 

Two and Three Act Plays
Voices in the Woods
Guilt by Association (With RJ Casey)
Three Diaries
Master William Bowlinggreen and Company
Anniversary of Miss Nanette Pringle
School Children Hiding Under Desks
Boogieban (Two-Actor Version)
Boogieban (Seven-Actor Version)

Elk and Wolf (With Travis Teffner)
Santee Delta (With Travis Teffner)
Celtic Crossing
Stone Touchin’
Daugherty Park Merry-Go-Round
Hijacked Lives
The Last Farm
La Dynastie
Gyges Solution

One Act Plays
An Angel Fish
Mobile to Where
Camp Uni
Four X

Ten Minute Plays
The Greek God Club
Oman Truce
Brown Shoes
Second Amendment
Microscopic Misconceptions
Only a Risk
Time to Go Back
Move at Nightfall
Drone Guns
Moon Bugs (With Travis Teffner)

Pied Piper (With Lauren Horacek)
Medicine Show
Healer Man

Symptom Media Inc.
Founder and Senior Clinical Consultant of Symptom Media
San Diego, CA
Online psychiatric films for teaching and assessing mental health students and professionals

West Virginia University
Morgantown, WV
Professor Emeritus
July 2013 – present
Endowed Chair of Educational Psychiatry
November 1987 – December 2011

Visiting Professor of Psychiatry
Oman Medical College
Sohar, Sultanate of Oman
January 2005 – March 2006

Visiting Professor of Psychiatry
St. George’s University
St. George’s, Grenada, West Indes
1992 – 2004

Medical Director of the Mobile Psychiatry Crisis Team
Nelson-Marlborough Health Services
Nelson, New Zealand
January 2003 – June 2003

Director of Psychiatric Services
Mount Isa Integrated Mental Health Services
Mount Isa, Queensland, Australia
August 2002 – December 2002

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Tenured Associate Professor of Psychiatry
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Chapel Hill, North Carolina
July 1978 – September 1987