Latest Anxiety Disorders Association of America Stories

2014-03-17 16:28:26

Drs. Riemann, Halverson, Jacobi and Leonard Discuss Advanced Treatment Approaches OCONOMOWOC, Wis., March 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Several members of the psychiatric team at Rogers Memorial Hospital will offer their expertise during the 2014 Anxiety and Depression Conference March 27-30 in Chicago, Ill. Sponsored by the Anxiety and Depression Association of America (ADAA), the conference features industry leaders from around the world and is the only national professional meeting that...

2013-03-14 23:01:41

SouthPark Hypnosis, leading provider of hypnosis for adults and children in Charlotte, N.C., is hosting a one-hour group meditation and guided imagery session in cooperation with Guru Ranjit Deora from Charlotte Meditation, the most trusted provider of meditation courses in the greater Charlotte area. The first group session will be held on Wednesday, April 17, at 6:30 p.m. Charlotte, NC (PRWEB) March 14, 2013 SouthPark Hypnosis and Charlotte Meditation are offering a group meditation...

Children With Social Anxiety May Overcome Fears With Help From Avatars
2012-06-12 11:50:38

A principal standing in the hallway says, "You are one of my favorite students!" In class, a smart girl says, "You are the nicest person in our class!" Many children would smile and eagerly return those compliments, but some with social anxiety may be too terrified to respond. Researchers at the University of Central Florida's Anxiety Disorders Clinic and the Atlanta-based company Virtually Better want to give more children with social anxiety the practice they need to become...

2012-06-12 06:59:42

Connie K. Ho for redOrbit.com One in eight. This statistic refers to the number of children who suffer from an anxiety disorder, according to the Anxiety and Depression Association of America. Professor Yair Bar-Haim of  Tel Aviv University's School of Psychological Sciences and his team of researchers studied a new way to address childhood anxiety with Attention Bias Modification (ABM), which was reported in a recent edition of the American Journal of Psychiatry. To begin, ABM...

2012-05-27 23:02:38

Susan A. Richman, Esq., a co-founder of Beyond OCD, is a featured speaker at a Chicago area mental health conference on anxiety disorders. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) May 26, 2012 Beyond OCD, the leading provider of consumer-friendly resources designed to help people cope with and ultimately get beyond Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD), announced that Susan A. Richman, Esq., its co-founder, will speak at an upcoming conference. The June 3 conference, “Managing...

2012-04-10 09:03:34

University of Cincinnati student research will be discussed at a national conference dedicated to the advancement of treating anxiety disorders. Stress and anxiety among Americans is under increasing concern —in the doctor´s office, in the workplace and at home. UC student researchers will be examining different facets of the crisis as they take part in a national conference aimed at bringing relief to that suffering. UC graduate and undergraduate research posters will be...

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