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Strategies for Parenting Children with Anxiety and Depression

2018-10-22T14:02:36-05:00

There are many misconceptions about how to best parent a child who is wracked with fears and anxiety. In this video interview, Dr. Karen Cassiday interviews Sarah Peterman, MSW, about strategies that parents can use to reduce their children's fear and address their concerns. Click here to watch the interview. 

Strategies for Parenting Children with Anxiety and Depression2018-10-22T14:02:36-05:00

Dr. Nathan Fite to speak about Anxiety Disorders at the Fremont Public Library

2018-09-13T17:49:31-05:00

On Wednesday, September 19, from 7-8 pm, Dr. Nathan Fite will be offering a free presentation at the Fremont Public Library on anxiety disorders in children. Parents will be given practical advice on effective parenting strategies to mediate anxiety and promote resilience within their children. In addition, they will gain insight into the biological and [...]

Dr. Nathan Fite to speak about Anxiety Disorders at the Fremont Public Library2018-09-13T17:49:31-05:00

Dr. Siegel supports the Picking Me Foundation

2018-06-07T15:48:57-05:00

Dr. Dustin Seigel recently attended an event hosted by a valuable non-profit, Picking Me. Picking Me is an advocacy group that raises awareness about and offers support to people with BFRBs, particularly skin-picking (dermatillomania). Pictured here are Dr. Siegel and the organization's founder, Lauren McKeaney.

Dr. Siegel supports the Picking Me Foundation2018-06-07T15:48:57-05:00

Practical advice for parents on helping your children manage anxiety from Dr. Alden

2018-01-31T17:02:59-06:00

It's common for children to avoid the things that scare them. Our own Dr. Alison Alden shares her insight and expertise in how you can help your children to minimize anxiety by facing, rather than avoiding, their fears. She provides practical parenting advice so you can help your child gain self-confidence. Read more in Vice [...]

Practical advice for parents on helping your children manage anxiety from Dr. Alden2018-01-31T17:02:59-06:00

Presentation at Northside Prep on Anxiety and Resilience

2018-01-17T15:54:30-06:00

Drs. Siegel, Cassiday, and Ali at Northside Prep presentation on Stress and Resiliency The Anxiety Treatment Center team was recently invited to Northside College Prep in Chicago for a panel discussion for parents on Stress, Anxiety, and Resiliency in Young Adults.  Dr. Siegel, Dr. Ali, and Dr. Cassiday described how challenging stress can [...]

Presentation at Northside Prep on Anxiety and Resilience2018-01-17T15:54:30-06:00

We’re Hiring!

2017-11-12T14:03:11-06:00

As our practice continues to grow, we're looking for talented anxiety experts to join our team. Join our premier anxiety treatment private practice, under the direction of internationally recognized psychologist and Anxiety and Depression Association of America (ADAA) President Dr. Karen Cassiday. Come work with a friendly, talented and innovative team to offer cutting edge [...]

We’re Hiring!2017-11-12T14:03:11-06:00

Welcome back to Dr. Kerrie Armstrong!

2017-10-06T15:30:49-05:00

Dr. Kerrie Armstrong recently returned to the Chicago area to re-join the Anxiety Treatment Center of Greater Chicago. She will be serving as the director of our Oak Brook office (which recently moved to 1550 Spring Road, Suite 220 in Oak Brook). We're thrilled that she's bringing her expertise in successfully treating anxiety, OCD spectrum disorders, [...]

Welcome back to Dr. Kerrie Armstrong!2017-10-06T15:30:49-05:00

On Edge: A Journey Through Anxiety – Sept. 26 at New Trier H.S.

2017-09-27T11:33:27-05:00

Dr. Cassiday is honored to be participating in a Family Action Network event with Andrea Petersen, Wall Street Journal contributing writer and author of the memoir On Edge: A Journey Through Anxiety.  Andrea honestly described her own painful, personal history with anxiety and Dr. Cassiday provided insights into research and effective treatment. Over 350 people attended this [...]

On Edge: A Journey Through Anxiety – Sept. 26 at New Trier H.S.2017-09-27T11:33:27-05:00

Dr. Cassiday quoted in Reader’s Digest article on Managing Anxiety and Panic

2017-08-01T14:40:42-05:00

Dr. Karen Cassiday provides her expertise throughout this Reader's Digest article with insights and strategies for understanding and managing anxiety & panic disorder. Everyone feels anxious and a little panicked now and then, but when worry becomes excessive and starts to affect everyday activities and panic attacks become more frequent and leave you fearing the [...]

Dr. Cassiday quoted in Reader’s Digest article on Managing Anxiety and Panic2017-08-01T14:40:42-05:00

Managing Anger in Children and Teens with Anxiety Disorders

2017-07-26T12:12:55-05:00

Dr. Alison Alden Dr. Julieanne Pojas                 Anger management can be a challenge for all teenagers, but teens with anxiety disorders often have greater difficulty with anger.  ATC clinicians Dr. Alison Alden and Dr. Julieanne Pojas recently recorded a webinar for the Anxiety and [...]

Managing Anger in Children and Teens with Anxiety Disorders2017-07-26T12:12:55-05:00