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EP20 Topical Panel 09 - Anxiety - Harriet Lerner, PhD; Christine Padesky, PhD; Eli Coleman, PhD

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Anxiety |  Topical Panels
Evolution of Psychotherapy |  Evolution of Psychotherapy 2020
Harriet Lerner, PhD |  Christine Padesky, PhD |  Eli Coleman, PhD
Course Levels:
Master Degree or Higher in Health-Related Field
1 hour 7 minutes
Audio and Video
Original Program Date:
Dec 12, 2020
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Anxiety is one of the most common problems discussed in psychotherapy. Panelists will discuss it's treatment from perspectives of evidence-based treatment models for anxiety disorders, a systems view of anxiety across the human population, and the impact of anxious attachments stemming from childhood on intimate relationships.


Educational Objectives:

  1. List three principles for effective anxiety disorder treatment.
  2. Describe one theme that links CBT views of anxiety disorders, a systems view of anxiety, and the role of childhood anxious attachments.

*Sessions may be edited for content and to preserve confidentiality*



Harriet Lerner, PhD's Profile

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Harriet Lerner, PhD, is a clinical psychologist and a contributor to feminist theory and therapy. From 1972 to 2001, she was a staff psychologist at the Menninger Clinic in Topeka, Kansas and a faculty member and supervisor in the Karl Menninger School of Psychiatry. During this time she published extensively on the psychology of women and family relationships, revising traditional psychoanalytic concepts to reflect feminist and family systems perspectives.

Christine Padesky, PhD's Profile

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Christine A. Padesky, Ph.D, is considered one of the leading cognitive therapy workshop presenters in the world, appreciated for her depth of knowledge, compassion, and good-humoured warmth. She has presented over 450 workshops to more than 45,000 professionals throughout North and South America, Europe, and Asia as well as 25 workshops with cognitive therapy's founder, Aaron T. Beck, M.D. Her clear, organized and compelling presentations integrate theory, empiricism, creativity, audience interaction and practical skills.