What to do when your Anxious Child Throws a Tantrum?


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


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

Free Stress Management Workshop in West Loop 4/18/17


We are pleased to offer a FREE Stress Management Workshop this coming Tuesday, April 18th, at 3pm in the WeWork - Fulton Market building located at 220 N. Green Street in the West Loop of Chicago.  Two of our Chicago-based clinicians, Dr. Dustin Siegel and Stephanie Kuhn, M.A. will teach attendees about factors that influence stress, and lead participants through activities [...]

Free Stress Management Workshop in West Loop 4/18/172017-04-17T13:02:35-05:00

Dr. Cassiday appears on Step it up with Steph TV Show on WTTW


Dr. Cassiday shared her expertise on anxiety in an episode of Steph it up with Steph, a TV show on WTTW, Channel 11 in Chicago targeting women with a weekly dose of health, fitness, and lifestyle entertainment. The show aired on 2/18/17, and shows Dr. Cassiday providing insight and guidance on how to manage anxiety.

Dr. Cassiday appears on Step it up with Steph TV Show on WTTW2017-03-10T14:27:49-06:00

Presentation on Anxiety in Children


Looking for information on how to manage anxiety in children? Join Maha Zayed, Ph.D and Ben Harris, LCPC, at the "Piecing it All Together" conference for parents and clinicians on Saturday, March 18, 2017 in River Forest, IL at the Dominican University Priory Campus. They will be speaking on Anxiety in Youth and School Refusal. [...]

Presentation on Anxiety in Children2017-03-22T11:59:27-05:00