Integrating CAM (Complementary and Alternative Medicine) Into Anxiety and Depression Treatment

Philip R. Muskin, MD
Professor, Clinical Psychiatry
Columbia University Medical Center, New York

Chief of Service: Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry
New York-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center

Dr. Muskin describes how complementary and alternative medicine differs from traditional therapies for anxiety and depression, when it's appropriate to employ, and effective outcomes.

How to Use the Online Program Planner

Online Program Planner

The ADAA Online Program Planner is a searchable directory that allows you to review the abstract, learning objectives, and speakers for every session of the conference. Search for sessions by category, topic, presenter, date and time to create an individual program based on your interests, which you can save and print out as your own itinerary. A printed final program will be available at the conference.

Mind Over Moods — Treating Coexisting Depression and Anxiety

Dennis Greenberger, PhD
Founder and Director
Anxiety & Depression Center
Newport Beach, California

Assistant Clinical Professor
Department of Psychiatry
University of California, Irvine, College of Medicine

Dr. Greenberger describes the differences and similarities between symptoms of anxiety and depression, how the disorders are treated, and what patients can expect in treatment.

Recognizing and Treating Complicated Grief

Katherine Shear, MD 

Marion E. Kenworthy Professor of Psychiatry
Columbia University School of Social Work
and Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons

Director, Complicated Grief Research and Training Program
Director, Complicated Grief Treatment Program, New York State Psychiatric Institute
Director, Bereavement and Grief Program, Columbia University School of Social Work

Dr. Shear describes complicated grief, how it differs from bereavement, and how it's treated.