Combined Treatments for Depression

Morgan T. Sammons, PhD, ABPP

Wednesday, July 18, 2:00–3:00 p.m. EDT

 

This webinar is available at no charge to members of the National Register of Health Service Psychologists and Canadian Register of Health Service Psychologists. Psychology doctoral students and trainees may also attend at no charge. Non-member psychologists and other healthcare providers may register for $35.

About the Webinar

Dr. Sammons will discuss recent advances in understanding the efficacy of combining pharmacological and nonpharmacological treatments for depression. He will address the state of the literature along with clinical recommendations for optimal practices to integrate drug and nondrug treatments for this common disorder.

 

Registration and CE Credit

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email. All National Register members, Canadian Register members, and paid attendees will earn one (1) CE credit upon successful completion of the webinar and evaluation. Doctoral students and trainees attending at no charge are not eligible for CE credit.

Please review our webinar and CE eligibility guidelines prior to the day of the live session and ensure that Zoom is working on your device.

About the Presenter

Morgan T. Sammons, PhD, ABPP, is the Executive Officer of the National Register of Health Service Psychologists. He has a long history of leadership and advocacy in the profession, including many years’ experience working with the National Register. Dr. Sammons is a retired Navy Captain, the former Specialty Leader for Navy clinical psychology, and a former Special Assistant to the U.S. Navy’s Surgeon General for mental health and traumatic brain injury. Dr. Sammons participated in the first iteration of the Department of Defense’s Psychopharmacology Demonstration Project and was one of the first prescribing psychologists in the country. Dr. Sammons is a diplomate of the American Board of Professional Psychology (Clinical), and a Fellow of the American Psychological Association.

CE Information

1 CE Credit, Instructional Level: Intermediate

Learning Objectives:

  1. Analyze the research literature surrounding combined treatments for depression.
  2. Demonstrate evidence-based practices regarding combining pharmacological and nonpharmacological treatments for depression.
  3. Discuss combining drug and nondrug treatments for depression.

The National Register of Health Service Psychologists is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. The National Register maintains responsibility for this program and its content.