free webinars

Free monthly webinars address some of the most frequently asked questions about psychological and pharmacological treatment of anxiety disorders, depression, and related disorders for adults as well as children. Experts offer tips and other information you need to know. Mental health professionals are welcome to listen, and encouraged to share these webinars with their clients, but please note that this webinar series is intended for the general public.Continuing education credits are not available for this webinar series. Visit this page for webinars offering CE credits for professionals.

Coming Soon - 2018 Webinars

  • College Students and Depression - Tips and Strategies
  • Addressing Perfectionism in Children and Adolescents
  • Eating Disorders
  • How to Overcome Stigma Around Getting Help for Mental Health Issues
  • LGBTQ Issues and Resources
  • Mind-Body Interventions for Anxiety and Depression
  • The Opioid Epidemic
  • Overcoming IBS
  • Overcoming Intrusive Thoughts
  • Racial and Ethnic Discrimination: How to deal with the Related Stress, Anxiety and Depression
  • Women and Trauma

    Interested in a particular topic? Have a suggestion? Please contact us.
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  • March 12, 2018
    Debra Kissen, PhD, MHSA
    Ashley D. Kendall, PhD

    Over the past few years, there has been increased awareness and understanding of OCD within the general public.

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    December 13, 2017
    Dr. David Cueva

    El conocimiento es poder. El temor/estigma en la búsqueda de tratamiento para nuestra salud mental es real y afecta a mucha gente. Este seminario cubre qué puede esperar cuando uno busca tratamiento de salud mental.

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    Valerie Hoover, PhD
    November 15, 2017
    Valerie Hoover, PhD

    This webinar provides an overview of heart disease and discusses the latest research findings on the links between depression and heart disease.  The webinar also discusses what individuals can do now to reduce their overall cardiac risk.

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    September 24, 2017
    Ken Goodman, LCSW

    Ken Goodman, LCSW, explains the pervasive nature of Emetophobia – the fear of vomiting – the vicious cycle which keeps sufferers trapped, and the strategy for conquering this all-consuming fear. Please click here to forward any questions for Mr. Goodman.

    August 28, 2017
    Christiane Blanco-Oilar, PhD

    Dr. Blanco-Oilar explains the definition of psychological trauma, reviews pointers to recognize traumatic reactions, and addresses some of the most frequently asked questions related to trauma recovery. Learn about ways to engage in trauma therapy or talk to a loved one about therapy. 

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    August 21, 2017
    Suzanne Mouton-Odum, PhD

    Dr. Suzanne Mouton-Odum provides an overview about Body-Focused Repetitive Behaviors (BFRB). BFRB's (hair pulling and skin picking disorders) are commonly misunderstood and, until recent years, little has been known about effective treatments.

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    June 9, 2017
    Larry Cohen, LICSW

    Introduction to four CBT strategies to help you overcome social anxiety: mindful focus; cognitive restructuring; assertiveness; and experiments.

    Larry Cohen has also provided the following downloadable materials that are referenced in the webinar.

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    April 24, 2017
    Andrew Rosen, PH.D., ABPP, FAACP

    Some of the topics covered: What are the roles of medication and therapy? How can my psychiatrist (or primary care doctor) and my therapist work together as a team? How soon can I expect to see results from medication? How soon can I expect to see results from cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT)?

    April 1, 2017
    Stephen Schueller, PhD

    Dr. Stephen Schueller provides an overview of the burgeoning field of mobile mental health. He discusses how to find, evaluate, and make best use of apps available on public marketplaces.

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    March 21, 2017
    Bruce Hubbard, PhD

    Dr. Bruce Hubbard provides resources for tinnitus distress which affects about 16 million people in the United States. If you have questions/comments for the presenter that you would like him to address after you have viewed the webinar, please email us.

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