Expert Insights by the Black Dog Institute is a series of podcasts each tackling an important mental health topic and providing insight and expert knowledge from and for health professionals.
Black Dog Institute is a global pioneer in the identification, prevention and treatment of mental illness and the promotion of well-being. Our unique approach incorporates clinical services with research, education and the voice of lived experience to reduce the incidence of mental illness and suicide, remove stigma and improve lives.
Exposure Therapy in Childhood Anxiety Disorders - Expert Insights for Health Professionals
This podcasts addresses the efficacy of exposure therapy in children with anxiety disorders and the barriers to implementation in everyday clinical practice. Moreover, the panel will also introduce strategies for effective delivery of this gold standard treatment to children, families, and schools.
Mental Health Support Following Natural Disasters - Expert Insights for Health Professionals
This Expert Insights explores the research findings on natural disasters and the short and longer-term impact on wellbeing. Moreover, we discuss best practice for supporting communities and individuals recovering from natural disasters, and the resources for mental health practitioners in these communities.
Managing Suicidal Risk in Adolescents - Expert Insights for Health Professionals
This Expert Insights session discusses the challenges, strategies, and research findings in managing suicidal risk in adolescents.
The Other Side of Christmas - Expert Insights for Health Professionals
This Expert Insights panel session discusses the challenge this festive season presents us with plus tips, insights and resources to prepare for the holiday period as a mental health practitioner.
Expert Insights - Partners, not Competitors: The Integration of Clinician Expertise with Online Programs
Will the future of psychological therapy combine the best of digital interventions with clinician expertise? A growing body of evidence in this space indicates that when used well, digital interventions in conjunction with therapy can enhance patient progress and maintain treatment momentum between sessions.
Repetitive Negative Thinking: Understanding and treating rumination and worry - Expert Insights for Health Professionals
This Expert Insights session explores the fundamental features of rumination and worry and its impact on a range of disorders.