7:30 a.m. Registration
8:45 a.m. Welcome
a.m. The ACTIVE Trial: Evidence-Based Cognitive Training for Older Adults
a.m. How Clinicians Can Foster Learning in Cognitive Remediation
Ken Bain, Ph.D.
a.m. Refreshment Break
10:45 a.m. Metacognitive Training in Psychosis
Mahesh Menon Ph.D.
Neuroscience-Informed Cognitive Training
to Practice Award: TBA
Poster Award: TBA
p.m. Lunch and Posters
Coordinator: Matthew M. Kurtz, Ph.D.
AFTERNOON SYMPOSIUM A: Affective Disorders
1:30 p.m. Training
Affect Bias with Real Time Eye Tracker Feedback
Christopher R. Bowie, Ph.D., C.Psych
1:50 p.m. Cognitive Remediation for Depressive Inpatients: Challenges and Possible Solutions
2:10 p.m. Functional Remediation for Bipolar Disorder
Anabel Martínez Arán,
2:30 p.m. Modulating Attention during Cognitive Training in Bipolar Disorder: Neurobiological
Change and Treatment Response
K. Eve Lewandowski, Ph.D.
2:50 p.m. Methodological
Recommendations for Cognition Trials in Bipolar Disorder by the ISBD Targeting Cognition Task Force
3:10 p.m. Refreshment
SYMPOSIUM B: Schizophrenia-Spectrum Disorders
1:30 p.m. Mechanisms of Cognitive Benefits from Combined Exercise and Cognitive Remediation in Serious Mental Illness
Susan R. McGurk, Ph.D.
1:50 p.m. Comparing Cognitive Adaptation Training and Action-Based CR in Early Psychosis
Sean A. Kidd, Ph.D., C.Psych., CPRP
2:10 p.m. The MUSIC Inventory: A New Way to Track Patient Motivation during CR
C. Hansen, M.A.
2:30 p.m. Training of Affect Recognition (TAR): Effects on Social Cognition and Functioning
Anja Vaskinn, Ph.D.
2:50 p.m. Mechanisms Through which CR Improves Functioning in Schizophrenia
3:10 p.m. Refreshment Break
AFTERNOON SYMPOSIUM C: Remote and Mobile Technologies to Assess and Treat Mental
3:30 p.m. Using
Cognitive Profiling to Personalize Neuroplasticity- based Training in Schizophrenia
Control Training to Treat Major Depression
Mor Nahum, Ph.D.
Digital Approaches for Self-Regulation
in Children with ADHD
Cognitive Training for Social Anxiety
Amit Lazarov, Ph.D.
Mobile Cognitive Training for Veterans with Alcohol
Use Disorder and PTSD
Adrienne Heinz, Ph.D.
5:10 p.m. Adjourn
SYMPOSIUM D: CR Around the World
3:30 p.m. Prioritizing Cognitive Remediation for
Global Mental Health
Isabelle Amado, M.D., Ph.D.
3:50 p.m. From Little Things Big Things Grow: The Implementation and Dissemination of CR in Australia
Frances Dark, M.D.
Implementation and Dissemination of CR in the Real-World
of Italian Psychiatric Services
Antonio Vita, M.D., Ph.D.
4:30 p.m. Cognitive Remediation in Japan: The Process of Dissemination and Development
4:50 p.m. Neurocognition and Functional Disability in Early-stage Schizophrenia in Southern India: Does Culture Matter?
Matthew M. Kurtz, Ph.D.
5:10 p.m. Adjourn
AFTERNOON WORKSHOP SESSION #1
A. Cognitive Remediation of Social Cognition
in Schizophrenia and Related Disorders
Elodie Peyroux, Ph.D.
CR: Maximizing Transfer of Cognitive Gains to Everyday Functioning
Melissa Milanovic, M.Sc., Tanya
Tran, M.Sc. & Tammy Vanrooy, B.A.
C. Compensatory Cognitive Training
5:00 p.m. AFTERNOON WORKSHOP SESSION
Behavioral Treatments to Enhance Executive Functioning in Psychiatric Outpatients
Sharon Fader, L.C.S.W. & Enid C. Gertmenian, L.C.S.W.
E. Adapting Cognitive Enhancement Therapy for Early Psychosis
Michelle Friedman-Yakoobian, Ph.D., Luis R. Sandoval, Ph.D. & Raquelle
I. Mesholam-Gately, Ph.D.
F. How to Coach and Engage Clients in Cognitive Remediation