1.5 CE credits earned with successful completion of the Post Webinar Evaluation and Post Webinar Quiz
Friday, March 2, 2018
11am – 12:30 pm Eastern/ 10am – 11:30 am Central/ 9 am – 10:30 am Mountain/ 8 am – 9:30 am Pacific
Title: An Introduction to the Unified Protocols for Transdiagnostic Treatment of Emotional Disorders in Children and Adolescents
Audience Level: Intermediate
Presenter and Affiliation: Jill Ehrenreich-May, PhD
At the conclusion of this webinar, participants will be able to:
About the Presenter:
Dr. Jill Ehrenreich-May is an Associate Professor in the Department of Psychology at the University of Miami with expertise in the treatment of anxiety and depression in youth and the development, evaluation and implementation of evidence-based therapy protocols for children and adolescents with such disorders. Her currently funded work in this area includes effectiveness trials regarding treatment of youth emotional distress in community settings (including both community mental health clinics and preschools). Dr. Ehrenreich-May received her undergraduate degree at the University of Florida and her Ph.D at the University of Mississippi in 2002. She completed a clinical internship at the University of Chicago Medical Center and until August 2008 was a Research Assistant Professor of Psychology and Associate Director of the Child Program in the Center for Anxiety and Disorders at Boston University. She currently directs the Child and Adolescent Mood and Anxiety Treatment Program at the University of Miami, which provides UP-C and UP-A related research services to the community. She is currently the Science Committee Chair for Division 53 of APA and a former Child and Adolescent Anxiety SIG Leader for ABCT. Dr. Ehrenreich-May's research is supported by grants from the National Institutes of Health and other funding agencies in the Unified States and internationally.
Ehrenreich-May, J., Kennedy, S.M., Sherman, J.A., Bilek, E.L., Buzzella, B.A., Bennett, S.M., & Barlow, D.H. (2018). Unified protocols for transdiagnostic treatment of emotional disorders in children and adolescents: Therapist guide. New York: Oxford University Press.
Ehrenreich-May, J., Rosenfield, D., Queen, A. H., Kennedy, S. M., Remmes, C., & Barlow, D. (2017). An initial waitlist-controlled trial of the Unified Protocol for the Treatment of Emotional Disorders in Adolescents. Journal of Anxiety Disorders, 46, 46-55.
Kennedy, S. M., Bilek, E. L. & Ehrenreich-May, J. (in press). A randomized controlled pilot trial of the Unified Protocol for Emotional Disorders in Children (UP-C). Behavior Modification.
Queen, A.H., Barlow, D.H., & Ehrenreich-May, J. (2014). The trajectories of adolescent anxiety and depressive symptoms over the course of a transdiagnostic treatment. Journal of Anxiety Disorders, 28(6), 511-521. doi: 10.1016/j.janxdis.2014.05.007