Child Study Center educational specialists go beyond the traditional assessments by reviewing and discussing results with parents, educators, and the child. Together, an effective plan is developed and practical solutions are provided. Members of the multi-disciplinary evaluation team meet with the parents, the child, and the school to develop recommendations and to delineate a plan to achieve the desired results. General recommendations are fine-tuned for a child's home environment and school situation to

Information on Anxiety and Mood Disorders

Academy of Cognitive Therapy
One Belmont Avenue, Suite 700
Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004
Tel: (610) 664-1273

This websites lists members of the Academy who have been certified as experts in cognitive therapy.

American Institute of Cognitive Therapy
136 East 57th Street, Suite 1101
New York, N.Y. 10022
Tel: (212) 308-2440

Serving children, adolescents, and adults with the range of psychological and behavioral disorders, including clinicians on staff to treat eating disorders in youth.

Anxiety Disorders Association of America
8730 Georgia Avenue, Suite 600
Silver Spring, MD 20910
Tel: (240) 485-1001
Fax: (240) 485-1035

Promotes the prevention and cure of anxiety disorders and works to improve the lives of people who suffer from them. It disseminates books, publications, and tapes, and provides listings of self-help/ support groups as well as referrals to treatment providers nationwide.

Association for Behavior and Cognitive Therapies
305 Seventh Avenue, 16th Floor
New York, NY 10001-6008
Tel: (212) 647-1890
Fax: (212) 647-1865

AABT has a clinician referral service.

Center for Anxiety and Related Disorders at Boston University
648 Beacon Street, Sixth floor
Kenmore Square
Boston, MA 02215
Tel: (617) 353-9610

The Child Anxiety Network

Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) for Kids
500 C Street
SW Washington, D.C. 20472
Tel: (202) 566-1600

Helping Children Handle Disaster-Related Anxiety
Community service of the Mental Health Association of NYC, Inc. in partnership with the NYC Department of Mental Health, Mental Retardation & Alcoholism Services
Tel: 1-800-LIFENET(1-800-543-3638) or (212) 995-5824
Spanish assistance: (877) 298-3373
Asian languages: (877) 990-8585

National Institute of Mental Health

Medline Plus - Anxiety

A service of the U.S. National Library of Medicine and the National Institutes of Health

Obsessive-Compulsive Foundation
676 State Street
New Haven, CT 06511
Tel: (203) 401-2070

Educates the public and professional communities about OCD and related disorders; provides assistance to individuals with OCD and to their family and friends; and supports research into the causes of OCD and effective treatments.

The Selective Mutism Group

A division of the Childhood Anxiety Network

Temple University Child & Adolescent Anxiety Disorders Clinic
Weiss Hall, Ground Level
13 Street and Cecil B. Moore Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19122
Tel: (215) 204-7165