Social Anxiety Disorder
Beth Salcedo, MD
The Ross Center for Anxiety & Related Disorders
Assistant Clinical Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
The George Washington University College of Medicine and Health Sciences
Dr. Salcedo addresses the pros and cons of taking SSRIs (selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor) vs. weight gain and how these medications work to treat anxiety and depression.Listen
Listen to Dr. Dennis Greenberger describe the differences and similarities between symptoms of anxiety and depression, how the disorders are treated, and what patients can expect in treatment.
Dennis Greenberger, PhD
Founder and Director
Anxiety & Depression Center
Newport Beach, California
Assistant Clinical Professor
Department of Psychiatry
University of California, Irvine, College of Medicine
Dr. Greenberger describes the differences and similarities between symptoms of anxiety and depression, how the disorders are treated, and what patients can expect in treatment.
A research study comparing patients with social anxiety disorder to patients with several other disorders to help us understand the differences in the neurocircuitry of the brain across disorders.
This study uses different behavioral tasks and questionnaires to measure participants’ stress reactivity, startle reflexes, and preferences. All information will be kept completely confidential.
You may be eligible if
- social anxiety disorder is your primary problem
- you are between the ages of 18 and 50
- you are not currently on any psychiatric medications or hormonal birth control
- you are not pregnant
You must be able to travel to the New York State Psychiatric Institute/Columbia University at 1051 Riverside Drive (at 168th Street) in Manhattan.
- You are not between the ages of 18 and 50.
- You are currently on any psychiatric medications or hormonal birth control.
- You are pregnant.
- Unable to travel to the New York State Psychiatric Institute/Columbia University at 1051 Riverside Drive (at 168th Street) in Manhattan.
Master Clinician sessions are included in your registration fee.
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