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 - 2019 Webinars

  • 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
  • Yoga and Depression

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    Recent Webinars

  • sleep disorders in children and teens
    September 11, 2013
    Daniel Lewin, PhD, D.ABSM

    Dr. Lewin addresses sleep disorders medicine, pediatric sleep disorders, and the role of sleep in normal development.

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    tips to overcoming worry, stress and anxiety
    August 7, 2013
    Patrick McGrath, PhD

    Patrick McGrath, PhD, focuses on seven simple things that you can start to do differently today to help you overcome basic feelings of worry, stress, and anxiety. 

    PTSD treatments
    July 10, 2013
    Terence M. Keane, PhD

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    refusing treatment
    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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    parenting and anxious or depressed child
    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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    myths vs facts around anxiety disorders
    April 17, 2013
    Sally Winston, PsyD

    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

    managing stress
    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.

    medication for anxiety disorders
    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.

    anxiety in the brain
    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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    what is CBT?
    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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