The Anxiety Disorders SIG invites you to participate in anxiety-related conferences.

Each year, members of the ANXSIG meet to discuss their research and interests about anxiety disorders. Through the ABCT conference, members have an opportunity to present their work to a large gathering of scientists, scholars and clinicians from a variety of psychological disciplines, as well as hear lectures about rising concerns in the field. Members can also win awards that spotlight their impressive research and help cover the cost of the trip.

Details for the upcoming conference(s) can be found below. If you have any questions, please send an e-mail to Sarah Staats at We look forward to seeing you!

Information For Upcoming Conferences

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November 16-19
Hilton Bayfront Hotel, San Diego, CA

To submit a poster for this year's ANXSIG presentation, please send the following information in a Word file (doc or docx format) to Angela Cathey (

1)    Title of the presentation

2)    Authors

3)    Affiliation(s)

4)    Contact information for the first author

5)    Student status of the first author

6)    An abstract between 150 and 300 words in length describing the Background, Methods, Results, and Conclusions of the study presented.

For students (not yet having completed your doctoral training) who are first authors, please also indicate if you would like to be considered for one of the two $250 student awards that are determined at the abstract exposition. The deadline for submissions is August 1, 2017. The headline of your submission email must read: “Poster Submission for ABCT Anxiety SIG”.