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Kennedy Center Lectures on Development and Developmental Disabilities: "Can't Fight This Feeling: Understanding and Remediating Anxiety in Teens with Autism"

Date: February 07, 2019

Time: 4:10PM to 5:10PM

Location: Room 241, One Magnolia Circle Building, Vanderbilt University


Can't Fight This Feeling: Understanding and Remediating Anxiety in Teens with Autism

Susan White,Ph.D., ABPP, Doddridge Franklin Saxon Endowed Chair in Psychology and Director, Center for the Prevention of Youth Behavior Problems, University of Alabama

Thursday, February 7, 2019, 4:10-5:10 p.m.
Room 241, One Magnolia Circle Building, Vanderbilt University

Anxiety and emotional arousal are common problems for adolescents with autism spectrum disorder. This talk will summarize research on the mechanisms underlying co-occurring anxiety and treatment approaches for its remediation.

For more information, call (615) 322-8240.

The VKC welcomes persons with disabilities.

Contact kc@vanderbilt.edu or 615-322-8240 for disability access information; 2 weeks advance notice is recommended for some accommodations (e.g., Braille, signing).