Program Schedule Day 2

Day 2 - Program Schedule (PDF Download)

7:00 – 8:00 a.m.  Registration
8:00 - 8:15 a.m.

Opening Remarks
David Brent, M.D.
Academic Chief of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Professor of Child Psychiatry, Epidemiology & Clinical Translational Science
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Endowed Chair in Suicide Studies
Director, Services for Teens at Risk (STAR-Center) Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic of UPMC

8:15 - 8:40 a.m.

The Impossible Dream: Treatment Approaches for the Most Challenging Suicidal Adolescents
Tony Spirito, Ph.D.
Professor of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
Alpert Medical School of Brown University

8:40 - 9:05 a.m. Connecting Suicidal College Students to Care
Cheryl King, Ph.D.
Department of Psychiatry and Psychology
University of Michigan
9:05 - 9:30 a.m. Preventing Suicide Attempts and Deaths:  Treatment Strategies and Outcomes with Suicidal Youths
Joan Asarnow, Ph.D.
Professor of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)
David Geffen School of Medicine
Semel Institute of Neuroscience and Behavior
9:30 - 10:00 a.m. Q & A - Moderator:  Greg Clarke, Ph.D.
10:00 - 10:20 a.m. Break
10:20  - 10:45 a.m. Suicidal Ideation in Depressed Youth with Insomnia Starting a New Antidepressant:  A Randomized Trial Comparing CBT for Insomnia and a Sleep Hygiene Control Condition
Greg Clarke, Ph.D.
Senior Investigator, Associate Program Director
Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research (CHR)
10:45  - 11:10 a.m.

Toward Reducing Suicidal Risk in Youth with Bipolar Disorder
Tina Goldstein, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic of UPMC

11:10 - 11:30 a.m. Q & A - Moderator:  Robin Weersing, Ph.D.
11:30 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.


Clinical Consultation Session During Lunch Hour (Optional)

11:45 a.m - 12:45 p.m.

Day 2 Presentation (please indicate when registering if you will be attending)

Clinical Consultation:  Substance Abuse and Suicide
Oscar Bukstein, M.D., MPH
Associate Psychiatrist-in-Chief, Vice-Chair, Department of Psychiatry
Boston Children’s Hospital and Harvard Medical School

12:45 - 1:00 p.m. Break / Return to Ballroom B
1:00 - 1:25 p.m. Preventing Suicide through Strengthening Families
J. David Hawkins, Ph.D.
Endowed Professor of Prevention    
University of Washington
1:25 - 1:50 p.m. The Good Behavior Game:  A Cost-Effective Method for Long-Term Suicide Prevention
Holly Wilcox, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Behavior Sciences
Johns Hopkins Schools of School of Medicine and Public Health
1:50 - 2:15 p.m. Where do Suicide Hotlines fit into a System of Care for Suicidal Individuals?
Madelyn Gould, Ph.D., MPH
Professor of Epidemiology in Psychiatry
Columbia University Medical Center
2:15 - 2:45 p.m. Q&A - Moderator:  Matthew B. Wintersteen, Ph.D.
2:45 - 3:05 p.m. Break
3:05 - 3:30 p.m. Out of Touch and out of Reach: Detecting and Finding Suicidal Patients who Find it Difficult to Disclose
Alan Apter, M.D.
Schneiders Children's Medical Center of Israel
Tel Aviv University School of Medicine
3:30 - 3:55 p.m. Brief Behavioral Therapy for Anxiety and Depression:  A Transdiagnostic Approach for Treating Internalizing Problems in Pediatric Settings 
Robin Weersing, Ph.D.
Professor, San Diego State University – University of California San Diego Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology
San Diego State University / University of California San Diego
3:55 - 4:20 p.m. Collaborative Care and Adolescent Suicide Prevention
John Campo, M.D.
Sinsabaugh Professor and Chair
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Health
The Ohio State University
Wexner Medical Center
4:20 - 4:50 p.m. Q & A - Moderator:  David Brent, M.D.
4:50 - 5:15 p.m. Wrap Up - David Brent, M.D.
5:15 p.m. Program Adjourns