Dr. Karen Cassiday Interviewed on CUTV News Radio

2019-02-19T14:11:09-06:00

Listen to Dr. Karen Cassiday speak about the latest in effective anxiety disorder treatments offered at The Anxiety Treatment Center of Greater Chicago with CUTV News Radio host Jim Masters: Part 2:  CUTV News Radio to Highlight Dr. Karen Cassiday Some highlights from the program: What exposure therapy offers and why it’s very effective, even [...]

Dr. Karen Cassiday Interviewed on CUTV News Radio2019-02-19T14:11:09-06:00

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

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

Strategies for Clinicians who Treat Eating Disorders

2017-05-31T12:57:20-05:00

Eating disorders can be very complex to treat. Dr. Cassiday shares insights for clinicians on the importance of considering all aspects of mental health for clients with eating disorders: National Eating Disorders Association Blog

Strategies for Clinicians who Treat Eating Disorders2017-05-31T12:57:20-05:00

What to do when your Anxious Child Throws a Tantrum?

2017-05-05T16:43:46-05:00

Dr. Alden recently published an article on anxiety.org, with practical suggestions for parents in how best to respond to their child's tantrums. Rule #1: Ignore! It's important not to reinforce this type of behavior. Read more valuable suggestions here: What To Do When Your Anxious Child Throws A Tantrum.

What to do when your Anxious Child Throws a Tantrum?2017-05-05T16:43:46-05:00

ADAA 2017 Conference a Great Success

2017-04-21T16:17:55-05:00

The Anxiety Treatment Center of Greater Chicago clinicians attended the Anxiety and Depression Association of America (ADAA) conference in San Francisco in early April.  Staff attended sessions which offered the latest research-based findings on treatment for anxiety and depression, and learned strategies to improve treatments in our clinical practice.  In addition, our own Dr. Karen Cassiday, as [...]

ADAA 2017 Conference a Great Success2017-04-21T16:17:55-05:00