The Fear and Anxiety Disorders Clinic and its affiliated Center, the NIMH Center for the Study of Emotion and Attention (CSEA) which is an internationally recognized research facility, offers comprehensive assessments and treatment programs based on the latest research specifically designed to deal with Social Anxiety, Panic Disorder, Agoraphobia, Generalized Anxiety Disorder (GAD), Specific Phobia, Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD), and Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). The Fear and Anxiety Disorders Clinic is a specialty clinic of the University of Florida's Department of Clinical and Health Psychology, and is located on the campus of the University of Florida in Gainesville, Florida.
The faculty and clinical staff at the Fear and Anxiety Disorders Clinic have extensive experience in the assessment and treatment of anxiety disorders. Members of our faculty are experts in the cognitive-behavioral treatment of anxiety disorders. They are also involved in the training and supervision of doctoral students and interns from the University's Clinical and Health Psychology doctoral program.
The CSEA was founded by Peter J. Lang, Ph.D., a world-renowned expert in the study of fear and anxiety. Faculty members and post-doctoral fellows at the CSEA are engaged in a variety of research projects aimed at improving our understanding of anxiety, fear, and emotion. The CSEA has been awarded grants from the National Institute of Mental Health to conduct research that fosters the understanding of anxiety disorders. Faculty at the CSEA have authored or co-authored well over 250 scholarly articles, chapters, and books on anxiety, fear, and the underlying processes of emotions. They also regularly present scholarly research at national and international professional conferences.