Psychosocial Treatments for Generalized Anxiety Disorder

Presented by

Douglas Mennin, PhD, Director of the Yale Anxiety and Mood Services Clinic

About this talk

Attendees will: - Discuss current evidence-based psychotherapeutic treatments for adults with generalized anxiety disorder. - Identify characteristics of generalized anxiety disorder. - Design a psychosocial treatment plan with patients with GAD. Webinar Speaker: Douglas Mennin, PhD Associate Professor of Psychology, Yale University and Director of the Yale Anxiety and Mood Services Clinic Dr. Mennin has focused his research program on understanding and treating chronic and reoccurring bouts of anxiety and mood disorders, particularly worry, stress, and depression. Our understanding of problems related to anxiety and depression has increased exponentially in the past twenty years. Advances in biological and behavioral technologies has helped us shine light on how everyday feelings such as fear and sadness can, in some individuals, translate into emotional disorder. Blackwell Futura Media Services designates this educational activity for 1 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Blackwell Futura Media Services is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. DETAILS at: http://bit.ly/ADAA_CME2

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