Associate Professor, Clinical Psychology in Psychiatry
Director, Columbia University Clinic for Anxiety and Related Disorders (CUCARD)
Dr. Albano conducts clinical research, supervises the research and clinical development of postdoctoral fellows in psychology and psychiatry, and is involved in advanced training of senior level clinicians in the application of cognitive behavioral approaches to diagnosis and treatment.
She developed a cognitive-behavioral treatment program for adolescents with social phobia and is a co-author of a treatment manual and parent guide for school refusal behavior. With her colleagues, Dr. Albano has also developed cognitive-behavioral treatment programs for social phobia, obsessive-compulsive disorder, school refusal, and mixed anxiety and depression.
Dr. Albano has been a member of ADAA since 1993.