Webinars for Mental Health Treatment Providers & Researchers

ADAA offers high quality educational webinars for mental health professionals. ADAA is accredited by AMEDCO.

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Thursday, January 27, 2022 12:00 pm
Greg Fonzo, PhD and
CE/CME Credit
There is a recent and growing resurgence of interest in the potential for psychedelic compounds to be utilized as treatments for mood and anxiety disorders. Learn about a broad overview of the history, current clinical practice, and potential therapeutic mechanisms underlying psilocybin-assisted psychotherapy.
Thursday, November 18, 2021 12:00 pm
Marla Deibler, PsyD and
Renae M. Reinardy, PsyD and
CE/CME Credit
This professional webinar presented will discuss Body-Focused Repetitive Behaviors and the need for the advances in the treatment.
Monday, November 08, 2021 9:00 am
Marieke van den Heuvel and
Denise Boden and
Shirley Reynolds, PhD and
CE/CME Credit

Uncovering Effective CBT-Components in Preventing and Treating Depression Among Youth

Tuesday, October 26, 2021 12:00 pm
Shuting Zheng, PhD, BCBA and
Rebecca Sachs, PhD and
Dena Gassner, MSW and
Hear from an expert panel on the prevalence, assessment, diagnosis, treatment options, and experiences for those with co-occurring autism and depression. Presented in partnership with SPARK.
Thursday, October 21, 2021 11:00 am
Alan F. Schatzberg, MD and
Gabriela Livas Stein, PhD and
Namkee Choi, PhD and
Shawn Jones, PhD, MHS and
Gabrielle Liverant, PhD and
David Mischoulon, MD, PhD and
CE/CME Credit
ADAA's annual Fall Forum - eligible for 2-3 CE/CME credits brought together a panel of renowned experts in an engaging and interactive presentation.
Tuesday, September 28, 2021 12:00 pm
Shane Owens, PhD and
Kristin Bianchi, PhD and
L. Kevin Chapman, PhD and
Simon Rego, PsyD, ABPP, ACT and
CE/CME Credit
In this webinar, four psychologists discuss their activities across media outlets.
Friday, September 24, 2021 9:00 am
Aureen Wagner, PhD and
CE/CME Credit

Don’t Go Down the Rabbit Hole! A Clinical Approach to Unanswerable Questions and the Quest for Certainty 

Tuesday, September 21, 2021 12:00 pm
Shane Owens, PhD and
Aneri Pattani and
David J. Cennimo, MD and
CE/CME Credit

Thursday, September 16, 2021 12:00 pm
Martin Paulus, PhD, Scientific Council Chair and
CE/CME Credit
Upcoming live webinar featuring Martin Paulus, PhD. A study of recent publications need to be considered when one decides to use cannabis or need to be balanced against potential beneficial effects of cannabis.
Thursday, August 26, 2021 12:00 pm
Stephanie Woodrow, LCPC, NCC and
Tejal Jakatdar, PhD and
CE/CME Credit
Webinar Featuring ADAA Member Stephanie Woodrow, LCPC, NCC & Tejal Jakatdar, PhD.
Thursday, July 29, 2021 9:00 am
Ran Barzilay, MD, PhD and
Doron Gothelf, MD and
Raquel Gur, MD, PhD and
Raffael Kalisch, PhD and

A Global Perspective on Resilience Factors as Moderators of Variability in Mental Health During COVID-19 in Diverse Clinical and Community Populations

Thursday, July 29, 2021 9:00 am
Matthew D. Skinta, PhD, ABPP and

Contextual Behavioral Approaches to Reducing Minority Stress Among Sexual and Gender Minority Clients

Tuesday, July 20, 2021 12:00 pm
Emily M. Becker-Haimes, PhD and
Hannah E. Frank, PhD and
CE/CME Credit
Featuring Emily M. Becker-Haimes, PhD and Hannah E. Frank, PhD. This workshop will describe how clinicians can leverage principles of exposure theory to guide case conceptualization, using a four-step model of exposure therapy practice that can be integrated with other interventions as needed to best suit clients’ individual needs.
Thursday, July 01, 2021 12:00 pm
Annmarie MacNamara, PhD and

Research Feature - Mapping An Anxiety Spectrum: A Neurobiological Marker of Severity and Prognosis In Mood and Anxiety Disorders

#ADAA2021Virtual Donald F. Klein Awardee Research Presentation

Thursday, July 01, 2021 12:00 pm
Hilary Weingarden, PhD and

Research Feature - Remission Outcomes Following CBT or Supportive Psychotherapy for BDD

#ADAA2021Virtual Donald F. Klein Runner Up Research Presentation

Thursday, June 24, 2021 12:00 pm
Megan L. Rogers, PhD and
CE/CME Credit
Featuring Megan L. Rogers, PhD. This webinar will describe two recently proposed suicide-specific entities—Acute Suicidal Affective Disturbance and Suicide Crisis Syndrome.
Friday, June 11, 2021 12:00 pm
Larry Cohen, LICSW and
June 11 & 18 - Live CE/CME Eligible webinar presented by Larry Cohen, LCSW
Thursday, May 13, 2021 11:30 am
Barbara Kamholz, Senior Advisor, Professional Education  and
Jessica Graham-LoPresti, PhD and
Sarah Hayes Skelton, PhD and
Keith D. Renshaw, PhD and
Karen G. Martínez, MD, MSc and
This panel uses an intersectional perspective to discuss the effects of sexual harassment issues on the mentor / mentee relationship.
Thursday, May 06, 2021 12:00 pm
H. Blair Simpson, MD, PhD and
CE/CME Credit
In this webinar, Dr. Simpson highlights two urgent clinical problems and how research is addressing them.
Thursday, April 29, 2021 12:00 pm
Erica H. Wise, PhD and
CE/CME Credit
This participatory CE/CME workshop provided a theoretical basis for understanding the impact of current stressors on our competence as mental health professionals and outline evidence-based approaches to caring for ourselves and our colleagues.
Thursday, April 15, 2021 12:00 pm
Karen Cassiday, PhD, ACT and
April 15 live CE/CME eligible webinar with Karen Cassiday, PhD will describe the known symptoms of professional burnout, how they differ from depression and how they might manifest in a mental health professional.
Thursday, February 11, 2021 12:00 pm
Jacob M. Appel, MD and
Next Live CE/CME Webinar | 1.0 Credit
Suicide and Suicide Prevention: Ethical and Legal Perspectives
Thursday, February 04, 2021 12:00 pm
Jennifer Park, PhD and
Robert Selles, PhD and

This CE/CME eligible webinar focuses on how clinicians can provide empirically based interventions to manage barriers to reducing family accommodation for families with OCD.

Thursday, December 10, 2020 12:00 pm
R. Trent Codd, III, EdS and

Self-control, the ability to inhibit competing urges, impulses, or behaviors is highly valued by most societies.

Thursday, December 03, 2020 12:00 pm
Denise M. Sloan, PhD and
CE/CME Credit

This webinar presents Written Exposure Therapy (WET), a 5 session treatment for PTSD. Background research examining the necessary and sufficient components of successful PTSD treatment led to the development of WET which is described in the webinar.

Thursday, November 19, 2020 12:00 pm
Hong Nguyen, PhD and
Elizabeth Sauber, PhD. and
CE/CME Credit
Diversity Eligible
Cultural/diversity issues play a significant role in therapy. Reported experiences of microaggressions in the therapeutic setting are common among patients seeking mental health treatment (Davis et al., 2016) and among mental health providers (deMayo, 1997). Microaggressions have been associated with lack of treatment engagement (Crawford, 2011) and poor working alliance (Owen et al., 2010).
Thursday, October 29, 2020 12:00 pm
Sandra S. Pimentel, PhD and
Mona Potter, MD and
Krystal Lewis, PhD - ADAA Board Member and
Lynn Lyons, LICSW and
Jamie Micco, PhD, ABPP and
John T. Walkup, MD and
CE/CME Credit

The 2020 ADAA Virtual Fall Forum focuses on anxiety and worry in youth, a transdiagnostic issue affecting children, teens, and emerging adults and addresses the ways in which technology can be harnessed to address these challenges.

Thursday, October 22, 2020 12:00 pm
Briana Woods-Jaeger, PhD and

Trauma exposure is a serious public health problem that disproportionately affects Black communities.

Thursday, October 08, 2020 12:00 pm
David Pantalone, PhD and
This presentation provides an overview of the content needed for cultural competence in mental health practice with sexual minority clients.
Thursday, September 24, 2020 12:00 pm
Scott Waltman, PsyD, ABPP and

Socratic questioning is a transtheoretical omnipresent psychotherapeutic process. Effective use of Socratic questioning in session is predictive of symptoms change; this relationship holds even after controlling for the relationship.

Thursday, September 10, 2020 12:00 pm
Rachel Singer, PhD and

Immigrant, refugee, and asylee clients represent a diverse group with unique mental health needs. Over 1 million individuals obtained a green card in the United States in 2018 (Department of Homeland Security, 2020).

Thursday, August 27, 2020 12:00 pm
Erika Vivyan, PhD and
Participants discussed and learned to apply behavioral principles from Parent Management Training (PMT) and Parent-Child Interaction Training (PCIT) to Exposure and Response Prevention. Then, participants discussed a case example involving behavioral treatment for Selective Mutism, Separation Anxiety Disorder, and Oppositional Defiant Disorder.
Tuesday, July 21, 2020 1:00 pm
Fugen Neziroglu, PhD, ABPP, ABBP and

Body Dysmorphic Disorder (BDD) is classified under obsessive-compulsive spectrum disorders due to its many shared similarities with OCD, including preoccupations associated with engagement in safety behaviors. Patients with BDD have a perceived or imagined defect in their physical appearance, and

Tuesday, July 14, 2020 1:00 pm
Patricia Zurita Ona, PsyD and
This webinar delves into the nuts and bolts of how to conduct an ACT consistent exposure session, starting with a contextual-functional assessment of OCD symptoms, organizing a values-based exposure menu, increasing clients’ willingness to get out from their fear-based zone and move into values-based exposures, and troubleshooting when getting stuck in an exposure session (e.g. clients have a high degree of believability on thought – action – fusion, client’s continue to have hopes for obsessions to go away, clients’ exposures turn into rituals, etc). 
Wednesday, July 08, 2020 1:00 pm
Elizabeth McIngvale, PhD and

Anxiety across the globe is at an all-time high with a pandemic that has brought fear and uncertainty to all. For individuals with obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD), there has been a risk for increased symptoms, due to COVID-19 and increased isolation.

Thursday, July 02, 2020 1:00 pm
Sierra Carter, PhD and
Diversity Eligible
This webinar provides an overview of the ways in which racial discrimination impacts the health and well-being of Black Americans, a marginalized population that disproportionately experiences racial health disparities influenced by race-related stress. This webinar also further elucidate the importance of examining racial discrimination in the conceptualization of trauma experiences and treatments.
Thursday, June 11, 2020 8:00 am
Shiri Sadeh-Sharvit, PhD and

The COVID-19 pandemic has dramatically changed the landscape of digital therapy, making telehealth a staple in the therapist toolkit.

Monday, June 08, 2020 12:00 pm
Yaara Shimshoni, PhD and
Eli Lebowitz, PhD and
This webinar presents attendees with an overview of family accommodation and its associations with child anxiety and provide an introduction to the SPACE Program. Clinical trials in anxiety and OCD support the ability of SPACE to reduce family accommodation children's symptoms. Results of a recently completed funded randomized clinical trial of SPACE are presented and discussed.
Wednesday, June 03, 2020 12:00 pm
Lauren P. Wadsworth, PhD and
CE/CME Credit
Diversity Eligible
This webinar discusses population specific components of anxiety and depression development (e.g. role of stigma, coming out), and provides tangible ways to provide more accurate and affirming research, and/or more culturally informed therapy. 
Thursday, May 28, 2020 1:00 pm
Rajiv Radhakrishnan MBBS, MD and
Kevin A. Sabet, PhD and

As of February 2020, “medical marijuana” has been approved in 33 states, District of Columbia, Guam, Puerto Rico and US Virgin Islands in the US and Canada. Additionally 14 states and territories have approved recreational adult-use of marijuana.

Thursday, May 21, 2020 12:00 pm
Angela Neal-Barnett, PhD and
Christin Farmer Kane, BA and
Diversity Eligible

Within the United States, Black maternal and infant mortality has reached alarming rates.  Black mothers and infants are 2.5 times more likely to die than their white counterparts.

Friday, May 15, 2020 2:00 pm
Dena DeFazio, Esq., M.S.W. and

This webinar will provide the basic information that mental health providers should know regarding the changes to telemental health during the COVID-19 pandemic, including brief overviews of a variety of federal and New York State policies and guidance.

Wednesday, May 13, 2020 12:00 pm
Igor Galynker, MD, PhD and

According to the recent Center for Disease Control (CDC) report, more than half of suicide decedents between 2000 and 2016 were never diagnosed with a mental health condition, and only a quarter disclosed suicide intent prior to ending their lives.

Friday, May 08, 2020 12:00 pm
Nathaniel Van Kirk, PhD and

This presentation provides an overview of intensive/residential treatment (I/RT) programs for OCD and related disorders.

Friday, May 08, 2020 11:00 am
Sheila Rauch, PhD, ABPP - ADAA Board Member and

The Phased Approach to COVID-19 Mental Health Response (PAC) is a framework for COVID-19 mental health response developed by ADAA members Drs. Sheila Rauch, Naomi Simon, and Barbara Rothbaum to aid in responding to and planning for mental health impacts of the current pandemic.

Thursday, April 23, 2020 12:00 pm
Mike Heady, MA and

Individuals suffering with intrusive self-harm OCD frequently misattribute their thoughts for genuine suicidal ideation.

Monday, April 20, 2020 9:00 am
Sheila Rauch, PhD, ABPP - ADAA Board Member and

The current COVID-19 pandemic is unprecedented in reach around the world and the extended nature of this invisible threat. All are impacted whether it is direct impact on health or employment or indirect impact through availability of services and loved ones.

Thursday, April 09, 2020 1:00 pm
Rachel Busman, PsyD and
Jami M. Furr, Ph.D. and

Prior to COVID-19, telehealth was often used as an alternative to in-person care, to maintain continuity of care, or in combination.

Tuesday, April 07, 2020 1:01 pm
Mary Karapetian Alvord, PhD and

The COVID19 pandemic has required mental health practitioners to shift from providing largely in-person therapeutic intervention, to operating a complete Telemental Health psychotherapy practice.  This change not only requires knowledge of ethical and legal requirements (i.e.

Wednesday, March 18, 2020 8:08 am
Karen Cassiday, PhD, ACT and

Tips to help clinicians address the problems of running their clinical practice during the COVID-19 pandemic and help them improve how they manage the problems of helping patients maintain and build upon progress in treatment that is disrupted by public self-quarantine and lock down in response t

Thursday, February 27, 2020 12:00 pm
Sandra S. Pimentel, PhD and

Cognitive behavioral treatment for youth anxiety is an effective intervention approach (Crowe & McKay, 2017).

Thursday, January 16, 2020 12:00 pm
Paul Holtzheimer, MD - ADAA Board Member and

Deep brain stimulation (DBS) is emerging as a potential intervention for patients with highly treatment-resistant depression (TRD). Early, open-label studies supported the safety and potential efficacy of DBS for TRD but later randomized, controlled trials have yielded mixed results.

Thursday, December 12, 2019 12:00 pm
Carmel Browne, LCSW and

One of the biggest barriers faced by African American female survivors who choose to disclose their abuse is a hostile environment and a tendency towards justification, particularly when the alleged offender happens to be a man of influence.

Thursday, November 07, 2019 12:00 pm
Julie Wetherell, PhD, ABPP and

Anxiety disorders are the most prevalent class of mental health condition among older adults, and they are associated with adverse consequences for physical and cognitive health.

Wednesday, October 30, 2019 12:00 pm
Joy Burkhard, MBA and
Catherine Monk, PhD and
Margaret Altemus, MD and
Rahil Briggs, PsyD and

Addresses the understanding and treatment of maternal anxiety and depression. Across a full spectrum of professions, maternal mental health difficulties are rightfully garnering increasing attention.

Thursday, September 26, 2019 12:00 pm
M. Katherine Shear, PhD and

Grief is the natural response to loss. It’s complex, time-varying and multifaceted. Everyone grieves in their own way, but there are commonalities. Grief is permanent after someone close dies, finding a place in the life of a bereaved person.

Thursday, September 12, 2019 12:00 pm
Michael Ziffra, MD and

In collaboration with the American Brain Coalition.

Thursday, June 13, 2019 12:00 pm
David Rosmarin, PhD, ABPP and

Even in this secular age, more than eight in ten people worldwide identify with a religious group (Pew Research Center, 2010), and more than nine in ten Americans profess belief in God or a higher power (Gallup Poll, 2011).

Monday, June 03, 2019 12:00 am
Alexandra Hamlet and

Dr. Alexandra Hamlet, a Clinical Psychologist with the Child Mind Institute in New York, discusses the current research and the current challenges facing young people who are members of the LGBTQ community. Dr. Hamlet shares the  best resources and tools for helping to meet these challenges.

Thursday, May 23, 2019 12:00 pm
Carmen McLean, PhD and

Although several evidence-based psychotherapies (EBPs) for posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) exist, logistical and stigma-related barriers often deter individuals with PTSD from accessing these treatments.

Wednesday, May 08, 2019 12:00 pm
Ruth Lippin, LCSW, JD and

Only 31% of children suffering from anxiety and related disorders currently receive evidence-based treatment.

Wednesday, April 10, 2019 12:00 pm
Dean McKay, PhD, ABPP and

Evidence-based treatments for anxiety disorders, posttraumatic stress disorder, and obsessive-compulsive disorder all rely on the application of exposure to alleviate symptoms.

Thursday, March 07, 2019 12:00 pm
Sheila Rauch, PhD, ABPP - ADAA Board Member and

Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) is a major public health challenge made increasingly more significant as Service Members return from recent conflicts in the Middle East.

Thursday, January 24, 2019 12:00 pm
Tamar Chansky, PhD and

Despite the debate in the medical community surrounding PANS (Pediatric Acute Onset Neuropsychiatric Syndrome), therapists specializing in child anxiety, OCD and tics will encounter families and children trying to determine if PANS is part of the clinical picture.

Thursday, January 10, 2019 12:00 pm
Melissa Hunt, PhD and

This workshop covers what is known about the etiology and symptoms of IBS, how IBS patients present in clinical practice, IBS in the context of co-morbid panic and agoraphobia and/or social anxiety disorder, formulating appropriate treatment goals and basic cognitive and behavioral strategies for

Wednesday, December 19, 2018 12:00 pm
Amanda Baker, PhD and
Rachel Freed, PhD and
Sarah Kleiman, PhD and

This webinar focuses on how to develop a cover letter that helps you market your skills for the next steps of your professional career.

Thursday, December 13, 2018 12:00 pm
Dan Capron, PhD and
Elizabeth Dalton, PhD and

This webinar will focus on how to develop personal statements that help you stand out as a candidate for your next steps as an early career professional (ECP). 

Thursday, December 06, 2018 12:00 pm
Jordan W. Smoller, MD, ScD and

In this webinar, Dr. Smoller describes the current status of psychiatric genetic research with a focus on depressive and anxiety disorders. Dr. Smoller reviews implications of this work for clinical practice, including the prospects and limitations of genetic or pharmacogenetic testing.

Thursday, November 29, 2018 12:00 pm
David Yusko, PsyD and

Prolonged Exposure Therapy (PE) for post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is one of the most effective treatments for PTSD currently available.

Tuesday, November 27, 2018 12:00 pm
Hannah Bergman, PhD and
Vasiliki Michopoulos, PhD and

This webinar focuses on how to develop a professional curriculum vitae, and biosketch for each stage of your career. 

Thursday, October 18, 2018 12:00 pm
Brian Klassen, PhD and

Moral injury is a relatively nascent construct intended to capture reactions to events that involve the violation of service members’ and veterans’ deeply held moral beliefs.

Thursday, October 04, 2018 12:00 pm
Vera Joffe, PhD, ABPP and

This webinar will present a review of evidence of early diagnosis and treatment of childhood disorders. A review of instruments for diagnosis as well as empirically-based treatments for early age presentation of symptoms will be offered.

Thursday, September 20, 2018 12:00 pm
Shelley Avny, PhD and

This webinar provides information on the conceptualization and treatment of selective mutism (SM) across development. SM has received growing interest and attention in the last decade, resulting in improved and more accessible treatments.

Thursday, September 13, 2018 12:00 pm
Dean McKay, PhD, ABPP and

School and academic based anxiety is a debilitating problem for many children. Exposure-based treatments are highly effective in alleviating school and academic anxiety, but there also exist several important cognitive aspects that warrant specific attention in treatment.

Friday, August 24, 2018 1:00 pm
Brent P. Forester, MD, MSc and

ADAA is excited to announce a collaborative partnership with the National Council for Behavioral Health in the presentation of an important free webinar focused on older adults and mental illness.

Thursday, August 23, 2018 12:00 pm
Ali B. Klein, BA and
Michelle Bovin, PhD and

Free webinar. Applying to graduate school can be both an exciting an overwhelming experience.

Monday, June 18, 2018 12:00 pm

Cost for all participants: $35.00 

ADAA is proud to collaborate with the Massachusetts General Hospital Psychiatry Academy to co-present this webinar as part of a three-part webinar series. 

Thursday, June 14, 2018 12:00 pm
Beth Salcedo, MD and

Psychotropic medications are some of the most w

Thursday, June 07, 2018 12:00 pm
Eda Gorbis, PhD, LMFT and

In this webinar, Dr. Gorbis will provide an overview on how to identify, assess, and diagnose Body Dysmorphic Disorder (BDD).

Thursday, May 24, 2018 12:00 pm
Emily Bilek, PhD and

This webinar will provide insight into common presentations and pitfalls of imposter syndrome, and will suggest strategies for overcoming related impairment.

Thursday, May 17, 2018 12:00 pm
Christine Moberg, PhD and

In this webinar you will learn about different types of technology tools, which are available you as a clinician and to your clients. We will go over different things to consider when selecting mobile apps to recommend to clients, and how to best integrate those tools in a coherent way.

Thursday, May 03, 2018 12:00 pm
Lauren M. Weinstock, PhD and

Identified by the World Health Organization as one of the top 10 causes of disease burden worldwide, bipolar disorder is a serious, disabling, and highly recurrent illness that is marked by significant functional impairment.

Thursday, April 26, 2018 12:00 pm
Andrea G. Batton, LCPC and
Denise Egan Stack, LMHC and
Jon Hershfield, MFT and

Professional Webinar Panel Discussion

Thursday, March 08, 2018 12:00 pm
Colleen Carney, PhD and

This professional webinar provides specific, practical tools to integrate evidence-based insomnia and fatigue strategies into your existing evidence based anxiety and depression protocols.

Wednesday, February 28, 2018 12:00 pm
Jill M. Emanuele, PhD and

In partnership with the Child Mind Institute ADAA presented a webinar on mindfulness-based interventions from Jill Emanuele, PhD, Senior Director of the Mood Disorders Center and Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) Program at the Child Mind Institute.  Dr.

Thursday, February 22, 2018 12:00 pm
Jackie Gollan, PhD and

This webinar describes the structure and techniques of an effective behavioral intervention for perinatal depression.

Thursday, February 08, 2018 12:00 pm
Lauren Smolar, MA and

Eating disorders are serious, life-threatening illnesses that impact millions of people every year in the United States. An eating disorder diagnosis can be challenging enough on its own, but many individuals also have other psychological issues that can accompany the eating disorder.

Thursday, February 01, 2018 12:00 pm
Jami Socha, PhD and
Laura Lokers, LMSW and

The webinar aims at helping clinicians identify and address family accommodation as it relates to OCD. Case examples – representing both adult and child cases – were used to illustrate the challenges and successes of addressing accommodation.

Thursday, January 25, 2018 12:00 pm
Jasper A. Smits, PhD and
Scarlett Baird, Doctoral Candidate in Psychology and

In this webinar, we focused on these and related specific targets for intervention and illustrated how practitioners can best prescribe exercise to engage these targets and augment their interventions.

Friday, January 19, 2018 12:00 am

Cost for all participants: $35.00 

ADAA is proud to collaborate with the Massachusetts General Hospital Psychiatry Academy to co-present this webinar as part of a three-part webinar series. 

ADAA members receive a 10% off this webinar with code ADAA10. 

Thursday, January 18, 2018 12:00 pm
Kenneth Towbin, MD and
Mary Karapetian Alvord, PhD and

This two-part webinar series focuses on the transdiagnostic understanding and treatments for youth and conquering negative thinking and behavior including the relevance of neural circuitry.

Thursday, January 18, 2018 12:00 pm
Meredith Charney, PhD and

Cost for all participants: $35.00 

ADAA is proud to collaborate with the Massachusetts General Hospital Psychiatry Academy to co-present this webinar as part of a three-part webinar series. 

ADAA members receive a 10% off this webinar with code ADAA10. 

Thursday, December 14, 2017 12:00 pm
Bruce Riser, PhD and

This webinar will touch upon why the older model of funding academic research and building your career as a professor through NIH’s RO1-type general grants, supplementing with pharmaceutical grants during brief hiatus periods, is no longer a viable option for most.

Thursday, December 07, 2017 12:00 pm
Mary Karapetian Alvord, PhD and
Kenneth Towbin, MD and

This two-part webinar series focuses on the transdiagnostic understanding and treatments for youth and conquering negative thinking and behavior including the relevance of neural circuitry.

Thursday, November 30, 2017 12:00 pm
Julie Kaplow, PhD, ABPP and

This webinar describes how children typically respond to hurricanes and their aftermath as well as potential vulnerability factors (e.g. prior history of loss) associated with adverse reactions following natural disasters.

Thursday, November 02, 2017 12:00 pm
Kerry Ressler, MD, PhD and

This webinar looked at new research in the neurobiology of PTSD, discuss brain regions and neural circuits believed to underlie PTSD, provide further understanding on current approaches to treating PTSD, and educate about other potential new treatment methods. Eligible for 1 CE/ Credit Hour.

Thursday, October 26, 2017 12:00 pm
Heidi Montoya, PhD and

The Pew Research Center (2012) estimates that as of 2010 there are 11.2 million undocumented immigrants in the U.S. Between 2001 and 2011 the number of immigrants who pass through ICE detention per year rose from 204,459 in 2001 to 429,247 in 2011 (National Immigration Forum, 2013).

Wednesday, October 18, 2017 12:00 pm
Charles Nemeroff, MD, PhD and

This presentation focuses on the factors associated with treatment-resistance including a history of child abuse and neglect, prominent anxiety and certain comorbid medical and psychiatric conditions.

Wednesday, October 04, 2017 12:00 pm
Helen Sobin and
Rebecca Sachs, PhD and

Ms. Sobin and Ms. Sachs share insights on the importance of creating an online brand and presence, as well as strategies on how to effectively market your practice on-line.

Friday, September 22, 2017 12:00 pm
Jonathan Grayson, PhD and

As therapists we have all experienced the painful difficulty of seeing sufferers in extreme distress and having difficulty functioning, who are refusing to follow through with treatment at any level.

Thursday, July 20, 2017 12:00 pm
Alison R. Alden, PhD and
Julieanne Pojas, PsyD and

Children and adolescents with anxiety disorders often act out or react with anger to treatment. In particular, the prospect of doing exposure and resisting compulsions or safety behaviors can engender not only fear but also anger, resistance, and defiance.

Friday, May 12, 2017 12:00 pm
Jonathan Grayson, PhD and

In working with OCD, the goal of treatment is to help the individual living with uncertainty. By definition, this means that the sufferer decides to accept that their worst fears may come true and to live with such possibilities.

Wednesday, May 10, 2017 12:00 pm
Shelly Craig, PhD, LCSW and
Ashley Austin and

While there is growing support in contemporary society for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBQ+) identities, LGBTQ+ youth continue to experience disproportionate risk for myriad mental and behavioral health outcomes.  Disparate health risk among LGBTQ+ youth is linked to stressors

Wednesday, April 26, 2017 12:00 pm
Simon Rego, PsyD, ABPP, ACT and

This webinar is not eligible for CE credit. The aim of this webinar is to provide a refresher on the use of apps in clinical practice, first by giving an update on the adoption and use of apps, then by reviewing the risks and benefits associated with using apps in clinical practice, and

Tuesday, March 28, 2017 12:00 pm
Gerard Sanacora, MD, PhD and

There is mounting interest in the use of ketamine and other novel drugs that may produce a rapid onset of antidepressant effects in mood and other neuropsychiatric disorders.

Thursday, March 02, 2017 12:00 pm
Elizabeth DuPont Spencer LCSW-C and

In his efforts to provide empirical evidence for psychoanalysis in the 1950s, Aaron Beck, MD, was instead led to search for alternative explanations for depression. He discovered that distorted, negative thoughts are a primary feature of depression.

Thursday, February 23, 2017 12:00 pm
Robert Cuyler, PhD and

Although conducting therapy over video has great similarity to providing office-based services, the new medium does present some special challenges and considerations.There is no doubt that the full range of senses and observation is reduced in the video-conference environment.

Wednesday, February 15, 2017 12:00 pm
Risa B. Weisberg, PhD - ADAA Board Treasurer and

This webinar will provide participants with an overview of the key principals of helping our patients via collaborating with and consulting to primary care providers.

Friday, February 10, 2017 12:00 pm
Larry Cohen, LICSW and

This webinar provides a more in-depth presentation on using exposures as experiments to test and modify automatic thoughts, underlying assumptions and core beliefs for the purpose of decreasing social anxiety and building self-confidence.

Wednesday, February 01, 2017 12:00 pm
Lata McGinn, PhD and

This webinar discusses cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) for obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) with a particular focus on how cognitive strategies can be used to maximize gains for complex patients, increase client motivation and willingness to engage in exposure and response prevention, and m

Friday, January 13, 2017 12:00 pm
Larry Cohen, LICSW and

This webinar provides an overview of five evidence-based cognitive-behavioral strategies for the treatment of social anxiety disorder:  experiments/exposure; cognitive restructuring; mindful focus/ thought defusion; assertion training; core belief change work.

Wednesday, October 05, 2016 9:09 am
Eric Storch, PhD and

This webinar discusses CBT for pediatric OCD with a particular focus on involving family members and managing complex symptoms such as comorbid presentations and poor insight/motivation. 

Wednesday, September 14, 2016 9:09 am
Lisa Coyne, PhD and

This webinar addressed how clinicians can maximize inhibitory learning by incorporating acceptance and commitment therapy (ACT) components into exposure and response prevention (ERP).

Tuesday, April 26, 2016 9:09 am
Rochelle I. Frank, PhD and

Individuals seeking therapy for depression often present with features of multiple problems—e.g., bipolar disorder, PTSD, borderline personality—making it difficult for clinicians to determine which treatment protocol is best suited for their depressed patients.

Tuesday, February 16, 2016 9:09 am
Anne Marie Albano, PhD, ABPP and
Moira Rynn, MD and

Disability and distress associated with anxiety disorders can make young adults vulnerable to developmental impairments. A normal by-product of increasing responsibility and freedom, increased anxiety is expected throughout the transition from adolescence to young adulthood.

Wednesday, February 10, 2016 9:09 am
Kimberly Morrow, LCSW and

Starting a private practice can be overwhelming and anxiety provoking. This webinar seeks to take the mystery out of starting your own practice and provides you the details you need to create a successful practice. What information is necessary to be compliant with health care laws?

Thursday, January 21, 2016 9:09 am
Lizabeth Roemer, PhD and

This webinar focuses on mindfulness-based strategies in the treatment of GAD and comorbid disorders.  Principles and strategies from mindfulness and acceptance-based behavioral therapies have been adapted to develop an acceptance-based behavior therapy for GAD.

Wednesday, November 18, 2015 9:09 am
Elspeth Bell, PhD and

Dr. Bell begins the presentation by providing a brief overview of hoarding to highlight the issues to address in treatment. She then focuses on goal-setting and establishing a contract.

Wednesday, September 16, 2015 9:09 am
Stephanie Eken, MD and

This webinar addresses how to help children and teens whose core difficulty appears to be emotion regulation difficulties with or without a primary anxiety or depression diagnosis.

Wednesday, June 10, 2015 9:09 am
Andrew A. Nierenberg, MD and

Treatments for bipolar disorder have benefits and risks that should be discussed by patients and their clinicians in the spirit of shared decision-making.

Tuesday, April 07, 2015 9:09 am
Candice Alfano, PhD and

This presentation begins with a review of the most recent International Classification of Sleep Disorders (ICSD-3) criteria for behavioral insomnia of childhood (BIC), including discussion of factors that give rise to and maintain the disorder.

Thursday, March 19, 2015 9:09 am
Robert L. Leahy, PhD and

In this webinar, jealousy is discussed in terms of evolutionary theory (parental investment model), universal patterns of defense against threat to attachment, core beliefs about self, maladaptive coping (reassurance-seeking, testing, withdrawing, punishing, interrogating, restraining), intoleran

Wednesday, February 11, 2015 9:09 am
Aimee Kotrba, PhD and

Presented by Aimee Kotrba, PhD.


Wednesday, January 14, 2015 9:09 am
Karen Cassiday, PhD, ACT and

Presented by Karen Cassiday, PhD, ACT.

Continuing Education credits are not available for this archived webinar.

Tuesday, October 14, 2014 12:00 pm
Charles Nemeroff, MD, PhD and

Neurobiology of Child Abuse and Neglect and Its Treatment Implications (Oct. 14, 2014), presented by Charles Nemeroff, MD, PhD

Wednesday, September 17, 2014 12:00 pm
Anne Marie Albano, PhD, ABPP and

Continuing Education credits are not available for this archived webinar.

Wednesday, June 11, 2014 12:00 pm
Mark H. Pollack, MD and

Continuing Education credits are not available for this archived webinar.

Monday, April 14, 2014 12:00 pm
Cindy J. Aaronson, PhD and

Continuing Education credits are not available for this archived webinar.

Thursday, February 13, 2014 12:00 pm
Jan Fawcett, MD and

Continuing Education credits are not available for this archived webinar.

Tuesday, December 10, 2013 9:09 am
Simon Rego, PsyD, ABPP, ACT and

Continuing Education credits are not available for this archived webinar.

Thursday, October 24, 2013 9:09 am
Bruce Cuthbert, PhD and

Continuing Education credits are not available for this archived webinar.

Kimberly Morrow, LCSW and
Robert Cuyler, PhD and
Helen Sobin and
Rebecca Sachs, PhD and

This webinar bundle includes three recorded webinars:

Jonathan Grayson, PhD and
Eric Storch, PhD and

This webinar bundle includes three recorded webinars:

Lynne Siqueland, PhD and
Alison R. Alden, PhD and
Julieanne Pojas, PsyD and
Stephanie Eken, MD and

This webinar bundle includes three recorded webinars: