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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handling OCD
March 12, 2014
Reid Wilson, Ph.D.

Dr. Reid Wilson speaks specifically and directly about a counterintuitive, paradoxical self-help strategy to respond to obsessions and compulsions moment-by-moment. 

school accommodations for children with anxiety
January 8, 2014
Jenny Yip, PsyD, ABPP

Dr. Jenny Yip addresses the academic challenges a child with anxiety commonly faces, and the key aspects of obtaining school accommodations for a child can gain sufficient tools in treatment to manage anxiety successfully.

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tips for managing holiday stress
December 11, 2013
Karen Cassiday, PhD, ACT

Dr. Karen L. Cassiday presentes stress-reducing techniques that are especially useful during the hectic holiday season.


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mood disorders and teens
October 9, 2013
Anne Marie Albano, PhD, ABPP

Dr. Anne Marie Albano discusses anxiety and mood disorders in adolescents and effective treatments.

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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

Terence M.

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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