Research Symposia

For times, rooms, and speakers, visit the Online Program Planner (available in January).

Key: The number in parentheses is the session number; the R denotes a research session.

March 25

  • Are GAD and MDD Distinct?: Utilizing Laboratory Methodologies to Address Diagnostic Convergence and Divergence (326R)
  • Current Advances in Treatments for Pediatric OCD (327R)
  • Deconstructing Social Anxiety: From Basic Concepts to Complex Behaviors (328R)
  • Emerging Resources for the Prevention, Treatment, and Identification of Underserved Youth at Risk for Anxiety Disorders (329R)
  • Dimensions of Psychopathology: Implications for Treatment and Research in Anxiety Disorders (331R)
  • Novel Screening, Assessment, and Treatment Techniques: Canadian Research on Early Internalizing Disorders (334R)
  • Psychophysiologic Reactivity at Rest and in Response to Simulated Stressors in OEF/OIF Veterans (337R)
  • Risk Factors for Adverse Mental Health Outcomes in Military Veterans Affected by Hurricane Katrina (339R)
  • Treatment Interference in OCD and Other Anxiety Disorders: The Role of Personality Traits, Family Accommodations, and Symptom Subtypes (355R)
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy vs. Acceptance and Commitment Therapy for Social Anxiety: Moderators and Mediators of Treatment Outcomes (364R)
  • Genetic Approaches to Understanding Anxiety-Spectrum Disorders (378R)

March 26

  • Advances in Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Among Maltreated Youth (324R)
  • Advancing the Applications and Boundaries of Traumatic Stress Research: Translation Between Empirical Inquiry and Clinical Case Findings (325R)
  • Neurobiological and Psychological Sequelae of Childhood Trauma (332R)
  • New Developments in the Conceptualization and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy of Obsessive-Compulsive Spectrum Disorders (333R)
  • Patients, Primary Care, and Policies : A View From Across the Pond (336R)
  • Translational Methods in Anxiety Disorders Research: From Animals to Humans and Back Again (340R)
  • Understudied Aspects of Social Anxiety: Empirical Investigations of Malleable Underlying Mechanisms and their Implications for Treatment (341R)
  • Update on Body Dysmorphic Disorder: Research Findings and Treatment Approaches (342R)
  • Ten Years After 9/11: Course of Symptoms and Response to Treatments (343R)
  • Mediators of the Relationship Between Anxiety Sensitivity and Problem Drinking (345R)
  • The Calm Study: Cost, Pain, Medical Illness, and Alternative Medicine (347R)
  • Examining the “Black Box”: In-Session Processes of Change in Psychotherapy (Prolonged Exposure) and Pharmacotherapy (Sertraline) in Chronic PTSD (353R)
  • Complicated Bereavement in Cross-Cultural Perspective (354R) ***Read the related article Informing the symptom profile of complicated grief in the February issue of Depression and Anxiety.***
  • Prolonged Exposure (PE) Therapy for PTSD: Investigating Current Practices and Future Directions for Dissemination (356R)
  • Risk Factors and Predictors of Outcome for Geriatric Anxiety (358R)
  • Cultural Variations in the Clinical Presentations of Anxiety Disorders: Implications for Psychiatric Nosology and Treatment Adaptation for Ethnic Minorities (360R)
  • Delivering CBT on the Internet for Anxiety Problems: How Does It Work? (361R)
  • Anxiety Around the Globe: From Phenomenology to Treatment Dissemination (363R)
  • Moderators of CALM; Engagement, Age, Ethnicity, and Beliefs (369R)
  • Insider Tips: Publication Strategies Panel (371R)
  • Advances in the Biology and Treatment of PTSD (375R)

March 27

  • Extinction Learning as an Analogue for Exposure Therapy: Implications for the Treatment of Anxiety Disorders (330R)
  • Recent Innovations in the PTSD Treatment Research (338R)
  • The Psychological Hazards of High-Risk Occupations: Which Soldiers and Firefighters Are at Risk for PTSD and Its Associated Problems? (349R)
  • Anxiety Disorders Research in African Americans: New Directions From Early Career Researchers (351R)
  • Comorbid Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and Anxiety in Children: Recent Advances in Basic Research, Assessment, and Treatment (370R)