Sackler Brain Bench Salon Series

Monday, April 27 - Autism
Dr. Catherine Lord
Pathways to and from Autism:  How a child moves in, through and occasionally out of an Autism Spectrum Disorder? 

Suggested supplemental materials:

Autism Speaks

Oliver Sacks. An Anthropologist on Mars. The New Yorker, 1993

HBO Movie, Temple Grandin

Monday, May 4 - Depression and Bipolar
Dr. Maggie Zellner and Michael Caruso, M.S.
Depression: Understanding from the Inside Out, and the Outside In (Zellner)
Mood Tracking: The key to managing the bipolar puzzle (Caruso) 

Suggested supplemental materials:

The Bipolar Disorder Survival Guide by David J. Miklowitz, PhD.



Monday, May 11 - Addiction
Dr. Rita Goldstein
Targeting the Prefrontal Cortex and Cognition for Intervention in Addiction.

Suggested supplemental materials:

Monday, May 18 - ADHD
Dr. Jonathan Posner
Who's been paying attention: What's known and unknown about ADHD? 

Suggested supplemental materials:

National Institute of Mental Health: What is Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD, ADD)