Licensed clinical social worker Pat Harvey describes dialectical behavior therapy, or DBT, and how it can help family members of children, adolescents and adults who have intense emotions.
Pat Harvey, LCSW-C
Private practice in Rockville, Maryland
Cofounder of the Metro DC DBT Consortium
Ms. Harvey describes dialectical behavior therapy, or DBT, and how it can help family members of children, adolescents and adults who have intense emotions.Listen
Alexian Brothers Behavioral Health Hospital
Alexian Brothers Behavioral Health Hospital is a premier provider of mental health and addiction services in the Northwest suburbs of Chicago. All levels of care are provided, including inpatient, partial hospitalization, intensive outpatient, and outpatient programs. We specialize in the treatment for mood disorders, anxiety and OCD, addictions, eating disorder, and self-injury — and we serve all age groups.
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In his new book, author Scott Stossel reveals his lifelong struggle growing up and living with severe anxiety disorders — and why getting early treatment for children is so important.
Wednesday, March 26, 2014
1:00 – 4:00 pm
Marriott Ballroom – 4th floor
Chicago Marriott Downtown
540 N. Michigan Ave.
Stefan Hofmann, PhD
Professor of Psychology
Director, Social Anxiety Program
Center for Anxiety and Related Disorders at Boston University
Dr. Hofmann's recent research has uncovered a novel application of the drug d-cycloserine to treat social anxiety disorder.Listen
Parents will do anything to help their children. Read one man's story of chronic and severe anxiety that began early in his childhood. The editor of The Atlantic magazine, Scott Stossel still struggles with sometimes-disabling symptoms, but he manages his disorders and lives a successful and highly productive life.
Trouble sleeping and nightmares are two symptoms of PTSD. If you've experienced a traumatic event, find out what you can do to improve your sleep.