Transdiagnostic Youth Psychotherapy
The Child Mind Institute Visiting Professor Lecture Series:
In this series, we invite leaders in the field of child and adolescent mental health and learning disorders to talk about the latest research and treatment protocols. These experts share their findings and expertise on a broad range of topics from anxiety and depression to temper outbursts and the effectiveness of parent-based treatment. Lectures are also available via live webinar online. We offer continuing medical education credits for medical professionals. For more events like this please go to our Visiting Professor Lecture Series page.
Presenter: John Weisz, PhD, ABPP
Dr. John Weisz is a professor of psychology in the Faculty of Arts and Sciences in the Department of Psychology at Harvard University. He is also a professor in Harvard Medical School. He leads the Harvard Lab for Youth Mental Health, developing and testing psychotherapy programs for mental health problems of children and adolescents. He also conducts meta-analyses describing and working to improve the science of youth mental health care. He has more than 300 publications, including ten books about child and adolescent mental health, and his work has generated more than 30,000 citations. He has received multiple scientific awards, including the Klaus-Grawe Award for the Advancement of Innovative Research in Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, from the Klaus-Grawe Foundation, and the James McKeen Cattell Lifetime Achievement Award from the Association for Psychological Science — APS’s highest honor — for work that “has had a profound impact on the field of psychological science over the past quarter century.”
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Planner and Speaker’s Disclosures:
Harold Koplewicz, MD, Ron Steingard, MD, and John Q. Young, MD, have nothing to disclose. Dr. John Weisz discloses receipt of royalties from PracticeWise, LLC as the co-author of training manual.
Recognition of Program Support:
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