Hear Dr. Julieanne Pojas Speak about Hoarding Disorder at the Mount Prospect Public Library Hoarding 101 Where: Mount Prospect Public Library When: Wednesday, April 10, 2019, from 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Who: Dr. Julieanne Pojas, a licensed clinical psychologist at the Anxiety Treatment Center of Greater Chicago (ATC) and member of the Chicagoland [...]
Helping Our Kids Find Emotional Balance in the Age of Social Media Community Action Together for Children’s Health (CATCH) presented Social Media & Its Impact On Emotional Wellness at the Northbrook Public Library on Thursday, March 7. Dr. Karen Cassiday, managing director of the Anxiety Treatment Center of Greater Chicago (ATC) and renowned specialist in [...]
Refinery29: The Bigger Issue With "Natural Remedies" For Stress & Anxiety Dr. Karen Cassiday was recently quoted in an article on Refinery29 on natural remedies for stress and anxiety. According to the article’s author, Cory Stieg, “we are currently living in an age of ‘anxiety consumerism.’" This has led to a plethora of products designed [...]
Community Action Together for Children’s Health (CATCH) presents: Social Media & Its Impact On Emotional Wellness Where: Northbrook Public Library When: Thursday, March 7, 2019, from 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Who: Dr. Karen Cassiday, managing director of the Anxiety Treatment Center of Greater Chicago (ATC) and renowned specialist in parenting in the [...]
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 [...]
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.
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. 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.
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 [...]
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 [...]