Outreach and Education

Building Hope Community Presentation Series

The Depression Center sponsors a series of free, public presentations, facilitated by clinicians in the Depression Center as well as other community professionals.

Upcoming presentations

Past presentationsView videos of some of our presentations

Educational Videos, Audio Interviews and Recommended Reading

The Media Center hosts videos and other multi-media presentations by Depression Center faculty and guest experts in depression and depression treatment. The videos seek to educate the general public about depression and mood disorders and treatment options and are a part of the educational program of the Depression Center.

View videos and presentations.

Listen to our clinician's interviews

Archive of Recommended Reading from the Director of the UofL Depression Center

Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance (DBSA)

Several of our providers partner with the local chapter of DBSA, which provide services to friends and family of people living with mood disorders. View flyer to learn more about their Tuesday evening at 7:30pm meetings and the group's mission.

Clinician Training Resources

This section of the University of Louisville Depression Center website is designed for clinicians who treat persons with depression and other mood disorders.

Access clinical tools

Annual Depression Center Conference

The Annual Depression Center Conference features presentations from some of the world’s leading authorities on psychiatric disorders. Other speakers give lectures and workshops on some of the newest breakthroughs in treatment of depression.

2019 Depression and Mood Disorders Conference

November 7-8, 2019

Thursday, November 7, 2019 – Public Presentation
Location: Second Presbyterian Church (Fellowship Hall)
3701 Old Brownsboro Road
Louisville, KY 40207
6-7 p.m. (free and open to the public)

Friday, November 8, 2019 – Professionals Conference
Location: Muhammad Ali Center
144 North Sixth Street
Louisville, KY 40202
8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. (registration begins at 7:45 a.m.)

Keynote Speakers

Linda Carter Sobell, Ph.D.Linda Carter Sobell, Ph.D.
President’s Distinguished Professor, and Co-Director, Healthy Lifestyles Guided Self-Change Program College of Psychology, Nova Southeastern University | More

Randolph M. Nesse, M.D.Randolph M. Nesse, M.D.
Arizona State University Foundation Professor and Director, ASU Center for Evolution and Medicine More

Susan L. McElroy, M.D.Susan L. McElroy, M.D.  
Professor of Psychiatry and Neuroscience, and Chief Re-search Officer, Lindner Center of HOPE, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine. More

Click on the link below for information about past conferences.
Past Conferences