2019 Cognitive Remediation Conference Schedule

7:45 a.m. Registration
8:45 a.m.                Welcome
                                 Alice Medalia, Ph.D.

                             MORNING SYMPOSIUM

9:00 a.m.              Reflection in (and on) Cognitive Remediation
                                 Til Wykes, Ph.D.
9:45 a.m.              Facilitating Motivation, Health and Wellness: Research and Clinical Practice Using Self-Determination
                             Theory Richard Ryan, Ph.D.
10:30 a.m.            Refreshment Break
10:45 a.m.            Bringing Cognitive Remediation into Diverse Mental Health Settings
         K. Eve Lewandowski, Ph.D. 
11:30 a.m.            Cognitive Health in Older Psychotic Populations: Correlates and Consequences
                             Philip Harvey, Ph.D.
12:15 p.m.            Science to Practice Award: TBA
                             Poster Award: TBA
12:30 p.m.            Poster Session and Lunch
                             Poster Coordinator: Matthew M. Kurtz, Ph.D. 
12:30 p.m.      NIMH Office Hour with Robert K. Heinssen, Ph.D., ABPP

                             AFTERNOON SYMPOSIUM A: Focus on Schizophrenia

1:30 p.m.              The Role of the Clinician on Motivation and Cognitive Functioning During CR
                Kee Hong Choi, Ph.D.
1:50 p.m.              CET in Early Course Schizophrenia: 10-Year Follow-Up
 Shaun Eack, Ph.D.
2:10 p.m.              Online Plasticity-based Social Cognitive Training for Schizophrenia: A Multi-site RCT
  Mor Nahum, Ph.D.
2:30 p.m.              An Integrated Neurocognitive and Social Cognitive Treatment for Youth at Clinical High Risk for Psychosis
   Michelle Friedman-Yakoobian, Ph.D.
2:50 p.m.              Effects of BaselineEarly Auditory Processing as a Tailoring Variable: A Trial of CR for Schizophrenia
  Ali Saperstein, Ph.D.
3:10 p.m.              Refreshment Break 

                              AFTERNOON SYMPOSIUM B: Novel Applications of Cognitive Training

1:30 p.m.             Cognitive Training Effects on Cognitive Control and Impulsive Aggression in Schizophrenia
  Jean-Pierre Lindenmayer, M.D.
1:50 p.m.             Cognitive Training to Support Abstinence in Alcohol Use Disorder 
  Jazmin Camchong, Ph.D.
2:10 p.m.             Combined tDCS and Cognitive Training to Reduce Impulsivity
  Casey Gilmore, Ph.D.
2:30 p.m.             Impact of tDCS Combined with Working Memory Training in TBI
                               Tasha Nienow, Ph.D.
2:50 p.m.             The Activate Test of Embodied Cognition
                                               Morris Bell, Ph.D., ABPP
3:10 p.m.              Refreshment Break 

                             AFTERNOON SYMPOSIUM C: Targets and Treatment Optimization

3:30 p.m.              Neural Effects of Cognitive Training in Schizophrenia: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis
 Gary Donohue, DClin.Psych, Ph.D.
 3:50 p.m.              Auditory Perception and Emotion Recognition in Schizophrenia and Individuals at High-Risk for Psychosis
 Mike Kraus, Ph.D.
4:10 p.m.              Optimizing Task Engagement to Enhance Learning in Prodome, First episode, and Established Psychosis
 Jimmy Choi, Psy.D.
     4:30 p.m.              A Randomized Trial of GlyT1 inhibition on Neuroplasticity and Learning in Schizophrenia              
        Jason Johanesson, Ph.D.
4:50 p.m.              Top Down Executive Function Training vs Bottom-up Perceptual Training
       Mike Best, M.Sc.
 5:10 p.m.       Adjourn 

                            AFTERNOON SYMPOSIUM D: Cognitive Remediation Across the Diagnostic Spectrum
3:30 p.m.               Compensatory Cognitive Training Across the Diagnostic Spectrum
  Elizabeth Twamley, Ph.D.
3:50 p.m.               Effectiveness of an Adapted Compensatory Intervention in Long-Term Residential Patients with SMI
  Michelle van Dam, M.Sc.
4:10 p.m.               Cognitive and Affective Remediation Training in Major Depression
  Asa Hammar, Ph.D.
4:30 p.m.               Employ Your Mind: Cognitive Remediation and Vocational Rehabilitation for People with SMI
  Anne Miles, M.Sc.
4:50 p.m.               Action-Based CR versus CR in Depression
  Christopher Bowie, Ph.D., C.Psych
5:10 p.m.               Adjourn

1:30 ~
 3:00 p.m.             AFTERNOON WORKSHOP SESSION #1

         A. Cognitive Remediation to Promote Recovery 
Roberto Ochoa, Psy.D. & Sandra Cordova, L.C.S.W.

B. Selecting Cognitive Software for Programs and Individuals 
    Tiffany Herlands, Psy.D.

C. Social Cognition and Interaction Training in First-Episode Psychosis
    Greta Voutilainen, M.A.

 3:30 ~
  5:00 p.m.            AFTERNOON WORKSHOP SESSION #2 

          D. Behavioral Treatment to Enhance Executive Functioning in Psychiatric Outpatients
    Sharon Fader, L.C.S.W.

E. Integrated Neuro and Social Cognitive Remediation
    Olina Vidarsdottir, Ph.D.

F. Action-Based CR: Maximizing Transfer of Cognitive Gains to Functioning 
    Tanya Tran, M.Sc.,Tammy Vanrooy, B.A., Stephanie Woolridge, B.A.