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.

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Recorded Webinars - Listed by Most Recent First

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.

Recorded or Upcoming
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. 

Recorded or Upcoming
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.

Recorded or Upcoming
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.

Recorded or Upcoming
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.

Recorded or Upcoming
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.

Recorded or Upcoming
Joseph Brand
March 9, 2017
Joseph Brand, PhD

Dr. Joseph Brand provides an overview of common sleep problems experienced by kids and teens. He covers insomnia, separation anxiety, circadian rhythm problems, and other issues.

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Joseph Brand
February 14, 2017
Joseph Brand, PhD

Dr. Joseph Brand provides an overview of common sleep problems experienced by kids and teens.   He covers insomnia, separation anxiety, circadian rhythm problems, and other issues.

Recorded or Upcoming