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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May 21, 2018
Garlene Guadron, LPC


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April 25, 2018
Sally Winston, PsyD
Martin Seif, PhD, ABPP

Do you have frightening, obsessive, or disturbing thoughts that intrude on your life? If the answer is yes, then tune in to this webinar for some great tools to help you overcome these thoughts.

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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no stigma
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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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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Medication or therapy?
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)?