Professional Webinars

New! We now offer monthly webinars for CE credit. ADAA is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education (CE) credits for psychologists, which are granted on a 1 credit per contract basis. Format: A live one-hour audiovisual presentation, including a brief Q&A session.

Registration includes one computer connection, PDF of slide presentation, and one evaluation for a continuing education credit. You must register in advance. Register here.

  • $25 per credit for ADAA members
  • $49 per credit for nonmembers 
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Evidence-Based Treatment of Behavioral Insomnia of Childhood: From A to Zzzz

Thursday, April 30, 2015
12 pm ET (11 am CT / 10 am MT / 9 am PT)

Candice Alfano, PhD

Candice Alfano, PhDThis presentation will begin 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. Validated assessment tools and measures for attaining a comprehensive understanding of children’s sleep problems will be discussed. Evidence-based treatment strategies for BIC will be presented, including incorporation of sleep strategies into anxiety-based interventions for children. Read more details.

Learning Objectives

  1. Explain the prevalence rates, risk factors for, and impairments associated with behavioral insomnia of childhood.
  2. Apply evidence-based assessment and treatment practices for behavioral insomnia of childhood.

Archived Webinars (2015)

Cognitive-Behavior Therapy for Jealousy (Mar. 19, 2015), presented by Robert L. Leahy, PhD

Effective Behavior Strategies for Selective Mutism (Feb. 11, 2015), presented by Dr. Aimee Kotrba, PhD

Tricks of the Trade: Helping Patients Overcome Trichotillomania and Dermatillomania (Jan. 14, 2015), presented by Karen Cassiday, PhD

Archived Webinars (2014)

The Christmas Effect: Myth vs. Fact, Helping Your Patients Cope This Holiday Season (Nov. 13, 2014), presented by Beth Salcedo, MD, and Stacia Casillo, PsyD

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

Prescriptive Treatment for Children and Adolescents with School Refusal Behavior or How to Help Your Patients With School Anxiety (September 17, 2014), presented by Anne Marie Albano, PhD, ABPP

Novel Pharmacologic Strategies to Enhance Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy: Focus on D-Cycloserine (June 11, 2014), presented by Mark H. Pollack, MD

Psychotherapy for GAD and Comorbid Major Depression
(April 24, 2014), presented by Cindy J. Aaronson, MSW, PhD

Anxiety Disorders and ADHD Comorbidity: Diagnostic and Treatment Implications, (March 5, 2014), presented by Michael Van Ameringen, MD

Depressive Disorders, Bipolar, and Related Disorders in DSM-5 (Feb. 13, 2014), presented by Jan Fawcett, MD

Webinars in 2013

Apps for Therapy, Therapists, and Self-Help: An Overview (December 10, 2013), presented by Simon Rego, PsyD, ABPP, ACT

Research Domain Criteria (RDoC) (October 24, 2013), presented by Bruce Cuthbert, PhD

Prolonged Exposure and Virtual Reality Therapy for PTSD (September 26, 2013), presented by Barbara O. Rothbaum, PhD, ABPP

DSM-5: What’s New for Anxiety Disorders, Obsessive-Compulsive and Related Disorders, and PTSD (August 29, 2013), presented by Katharine Phillips, MD