Program

Banff 2017: Depression and Anxiety in Children and Youth: Innovative Approaches to Evidence-based Practice
March 19 to 22, 2017


Sunday, March 19

4:00-7:00 Registration, Professional Development Centre
5:30-7:30 Dinner

Monday, March 20

7:00-8:45 Breakfast
8:00-8:45 Registration
8:45-9:00 Welcome and Opening Remarks
9:00-10:15 Address
Understanding the development of depression: Clues from brain science

Erika Forbes, University of Pittsburgh

10:15-10:30 Coffee Break
10:30-11:45 Address
Getting your groove back: Adolescent sleep, circadian rhythms, and risk for depression and anxiety

Nick Allen, University of Oregon

11:45-1:30 Lunch
1:30-4:30

 

 

 

 

Workshops (Concurrent)

A. When Children Refuse School: A Prescriptive Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Approach

Anne Marie Albano, Columbia University Medical Center

B. Cognitive-behavioural prevention of adolescent depression

Paul Rohde, Oregon Research Institute

2:45-3:00 Coffee Break
4:45-5:45 Conversation and discussion with Forbes, Harkness, Rohde
5:30-7:30 Dinner
7:45-9:00 Address
Lessons learned from clinical trials of anxious youth

Anne Marie Albano, Columbia University Medical Center

9:00-10:00 Poster Session and Reception

Tuesday, March 21

7:00-9:00 Breakfast
9:00-12:00 Workshops (Concurrent)
C. SENSE: An evidence-based program for improving sleep and emotional functioning in adolescents

Nick Allen, University of Oregon

D. Clinical procedures from empirically supported treatments for anxiety in youth

Phillip Kendall, Temple University

10:15-10:30 Coffee Break
12:00-1:30 Lunch
1:30-4:30 Workshops (Concurrent)
E. Treating anxiety in the transition from adolescence to adulthood 

Anne Marie Albano, Columbia University Medical Center

F. Focusing on the positive: Treating adolescent depression through building positive emotion and positive experiences

Erika Forbes, University of Pittsburgh

2:45-3:00 Coffee Break
4:45-5:45 Conversation and discussion with Albano, Allen, and Kendall
6:00-7:00 Drinks before dinner
7:00-9:00 Banquet

Wednesday, March 22

7:00-8:45 Breakfast
8:45-9:00 Welcome
9:00-10:15 Address
Computer-assisted approaches to working with anxious youth

Phillip Kendall, Temple University

10:15-10:30 Coffee Break
10:30-11:45 Address
Preventing relapse in youth with depression: A continuation phase treatment strategy

Betsy Kennard, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

11:45-1:30 Lunch
1:30-4:30 Workshops (Concurrent)
G: Trauma-Focused Cognitive-Behavioural Therapy for children and adolescents

Shannon Dorsey, University of Washington

H: Keeping kids well at home and at school: Relapse prevention cognitive-behavioural therapy for youth with depression

Betsy Kennard, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

2:45-3:00 Coffee break
4:45-5:45 Conversation and discussion with Dorsey and Kennard
5:30-7:30 Dinner
7:45-9:00 Address
The victimized child and risk for mental illness: Biopsychosocial mechanisms and policy implications

Kate Harkness, Queen’s University

9:00-10:00 Concluding Discussion and Outstanding Poster and Winter Sports Awards