Tuesday, October 7, 2014

FREE Seminar on Anxiety and Depression

October is National Depression Awareness Month

MaineStay Youth & Family Services is hosting a free seminar on anxiety and depression on October 20th. Although the event is free, advance registration is requested as space is limited. CEUs are available. Click here to register or to seek more information.

Anxiety and Depression: Effective Management of the Big Two Co-Occurring Disorders

Monday, October 20th - 7:00 - 8:30 PM

Maine Township Town HallPark Ridge, IL

This free seminar will present a comprehensive approach to addressing the two most commonly diagnosed mental health issues- anxiety and depression. Dr. Margaret Wehrenberg, author of The Anxious Brain and Anxiety + Depression: Effective Treatment of the Big Two Co-Occurring Disorders, will discuss how to recognize and appropriately respond to anxiety and depression in children, adolescents, and adults. She will offer practical tips on how to manage these concerns, and you will walk away with ideas you can use right away. This event is appropriate for adults and children as well as school personnel, counselors, and social workers.

Dr. Wehrenberg, Psy.D., is a Licensed Clinical Psychologist and expert on the treatment of anxiety and depression. She has written articles for the Psychotherapy Networker magazine and is a sought-after speaker, consistently getting the highest ratings for her dynamic style and high-quality content.

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