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

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  • July 10, 2013
    Terence M. Keane, PhD

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    June 5, 2013
    C. Alec Pollard, PhD

    C. Alec Pollard, PhD, describes how family and friends can help: strategies that work, and strategies that do not work.

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    May 1, 2013
    Andrea Umbach, PsyD

    Andrea Umbach, PsyD, discusses diagnostic symptoms of anxiety and depression and how these symptoms might manifest themselves in children. She addresses practical strategies for early intervention to help parents support their children through difficult times.

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    April 17, 2013
    Sally Winston, PhD

    Sally Winston, PsyD, discusses some commonly held beliefs about anxiety disorders that are mostly or partially false, including why reducing stress, thinking positive thoughts, gaining insight about its origins, and lots of  reassurance often do not really help much in reducing significant sympto

    John Walker PhD
    March 6, 2013
    John Walker, PhD

    John Walker, PhD, presents approaches to strengthen your ability to manage stress and develop effective strategies will help you to stay healthy and happy.

    February 6, 2013
    Beth Salcedo, MD

    Beth Salcedo, MD, addresses reasons to consider medications for anxiety disorders; types and choices; the indications, risks, side effects, and benefits; lengths of treatment and tapering and discontinuing.

    January 9, 2013
    Catherine Pittman, PhD

    Catherine Pittman, PhD, a clinical psychologist, explains the processes in the brain that influence anxiety and what techniques actually allow us to change our anxious brains.

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    December 12, 2012
    Dennis Greenberger, Ph.D.

    Dennis Greenberger, PhD, addresses the differences and similarities between symptoms of anxiety and depression, how the disorders are treated with CBT, and what patients can expect in treatment.

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