The Anxiety Disorders SIG invites students and professionals interested in anxiety disorders to contribute their passion and experience.

Membership Information


  • The ability to apply for ANXSIG awards. There are two awards geared toward ANXSIG student members and new professionals. Two Best Student Poster Awards will be presented at the Friday evening SIG poster exposition at ABCT. Students who are first authors on their posters are eligible to win a $250 cash prize to help defray the cost of the conference. In addition, one Anxiety SIG Early Career Award ($500 cash prize) is awarded during the ANXSIG meeting at the annual ABCT conference to a professional who has received their degree within the past five years.
  • A smaller, professional community within ABCT and networking opportunities at the annual ABCT convention.
  • A newsletter that provides information about ANXSIG activities, features articles about anxiety research, and seeks contributions from ADSIG members will be distributed to members.
  • Access to website notices and listings (e.g., your practice or grad program listed, job offers).
  • Inclusion on the ANXSIG listserv to facilitate CBT referrals, pose questions, and easily communicate with professionals who have shared interests.


Annual Dues are $15 for professionals and $7.50 for students (prices apply to both U.S. and Canada). If you would like to take advantage of our two-year membership, the fee is discounted at $28 for professional membership and $13 for student membership. To become a member, complete the following steps:

  1. Please send an e-mail to our Treasurer at, including your Full Name, Mailing Address, Email Address, Student/Professional Status, and Method of Payment
  2. Then, pay your membership fee using either PayPal, personal check or money order.
    • Paypal: Please visit Enter your PayPal e-mail address and password. Click on “Send Money.” The e-mail address to enter when making dues payment with PayPal is:
    • Check or Money Order: make payable to "Anxiety Disorders SIG" and mail to:

                  Laurel Sarfan
                 90 N. Patterson Ave
                  Oxford, OH 45056