Patient & Family Resource Center

Difficult to Treat Depression: A free educational program exclusively for patients, families, and friends

About this event

DATE: Saturday, Sept. 28, 2013

Registration: 9:15 to 10 am

Program: 10 am to 3:15 pm


The Starr Center Auditorium

Mass. General Hospital

185 Cambridge St., 2nd Floor

Boston, MA 02114



Phone: 866-644-7792


This free educational program is made possible by generous support from the Sidney R. Baer, Jr. Foundation.

9:15 to 10 am



10:00-10:15 am

Welcome and Introduction:
Tristan Gorrindo, MD

George Handran, Esq, Trustee,
Sidney R. Baer Jr., Foundation

10:15-10:45 am

Treatment Resistant Depression
Maurizio Fava, MD

10:40-10:55 am

Questions & Answers

10:55-11:25 am

Neuropsychiatric Therapies
Cristina Cusin, MD

11:25-11:35 am

Questions & Answers


11:35 am -12:05 pm

Natural Remedies
David Mischoulon, MD, PhD


12:05 am -12:15 pm

Questions and Answers



12:15-1:00 pm


1:00-1:15 pm

Shared Decision Making Survey



1:15-1:45 pm

Patient and Family Panel



Questions & Answers


1:55-2:25 pm

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
Joel Pava, PhD


2:25-2:35 pm

Questions & Answers


2:35-3:05 pm

Dialectical Behavior Therapy and Mind-Body Interventions
Maren Nyer, PhD


3:05-3:15 pm

Questions & Answers


3:15 pm

Program Adjourns