Therapists & Researchers

Treating Anxiety Disorders: Educational Videos

Watch Treating Anxiety Disorders, a six-part educational video series created to train master's-level clinicians.

Clinical Roadblocks in PTSD Treatment: Sleep, Pain, and Substance Abuse

R. Bruce Lydiard, MD, PhD

Staff Psychiatrist
Ralph H. Johnson VA Medical Center
Charleston, South Carolina

Clinical Professor of Psychiatry
Medical University of South Carolina

Dr. Lydiard discusses difficulties in treating problems that co-occur with PTSD: depression, chronic pain, sleep disturbance, and substance abuse.


Teaching Slides: CBT for Anxiety and Depressive Disorders

To better disseminate information on science-based practice, the slide sets below were created by ADAA Scientific Council member Michael Otto, PhD, for use in teaching about cognitive-behavioral interventions for anxiety disorders. 


CBT for Panic Disorder

Problem-Solving With Anxious Children and Their Families

Katharina Manassis, MD

Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto

Professor of Psychiatry, Senior Associate Scientist
University of Toronto

Dr. Manassis describes the technique of problem-solving with anxious children, including how parents, teachers, and others are involved.


Update on the DSM-5

Katharine Phillips, MD

Director of Research for Adult Psychiatry and
Senior Research Scientist
Rhode Island Hospital

Professor, Psychiatry and Human Behavior
Alpert Medical School of Brown University
Providence, Rhode Island

Member, DSM-5 Task Force

Dr. Phillips describes the DSM-5 (Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, 5th edition) and discusses the kinds of proposed changes and how they'll be implemented in the publication.


Treating Children With Trichotillomania, Tics, and Tourette Syndrome

Martin Franklin, PhD

Associate Professor of clinical psychology in psychiatry
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

Director, Child & Adolescent OCD, Tics, Trichotillomania and Anxiety Group at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine (COTTAGE)

Dr. Franklin discusses treatment for children with trichotillomania, Tourette Syndrome, and other body-focused repetitive disorders and their relationship to anxiety disorders.


Handouts (2012 Annual Conference)

Handouts are labeled by session number, title, and author.
Please note: All handouts submitted to ADAA are listed below.

Recipients of the Clinician Trainee Award

In its commitment to clinical care and training, ADAA's Clinician Trainee Award acknowledges those who have excelled in their performance in an internship or clinical training setting.

First granted in 2012, this award provides up to three clinician trainees the opportunity to attend the annual conference, meet with a senior clinician mentor, and become involved with ADAA.

Congratulations to the recipients:

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