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.

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2020 Depression and Mood Disorders Conference

Depression Center Annual Conference Goes Virtual

Because of the Covid-19 pandemic, the 14th Annual Conference of the UofL Depression Center will be held remotely on Novemeber 5th and 6th, 2020. As in past years, the program will feature leading experts in mental health treatment and will offer rich opportunities for learning. This year’s conference will feature keynote speakers, Judith Beck, Ph.D., one of the world’s most influential psychotherapists, and Boadie Dunlop, M.D., a top authority on the novel uses of psychedelics in treatment of depression. Full CME credits will be available to registrants.

Schedule and speaker bios

 Judith Beck, PhD

President of the Beck Institute for Cognitive Behavior Therapy and Clinical Professor of Psychology in Psychiatry at the University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Boadie W. Dunlop, MD

Dr. Boadie Dunlop is Associate Professor and Director of the Mood and Anxiety Disorders Program (MAP) at Emory University.



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