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MacAnxiety Takes Over the News! The link between internet and social media addiction and mental health risks

Internet, social media addiction linked to mental health risks: study Click the links below to check out some of the fantastic research coming out of our centre. Read to learn about what Dr. Michael Van Ameringen and our team has … Continue reading

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MacAnxiety in the news – microbiome and OCD

The MacAnxiety Research Centre’s preliminary findings evaluating the gut microbiome in Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder were featured in an article highlighting findings from the recent American Psychiatric Association meeting in Atlanta, Georgia earlier this month.  Click the link below to learn more! http://news.doximity.com/entries/3710758?user_id=2606543

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Free Webinar (June 8, 2016): Asking Your Pharmacist About Medications for Anxiety and Depression

Wednesday, June 8, 2016 7:00pm EST (pm CT, 5pm MT, 4pm PT) To register, click HERE This panel of presenters will discuss how your pharmacist can help with your medications, when you should consult one, and what to ask. From … Continue reading

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Natural Health Supplement for Anxiety

  We are currently conducting a study investigating the effectiveness of a probiotic for symptoms of anxiety. If you would like more information, please contact Jasmine at TURNAJ@MCMASTER.CA or at 905-921-7644.

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Research Study: Are you Depressed?

We are currently recruiting participants (ages 21 to 64) for a new research study evaluating the safety and efficacy of an investigational medication.  The study will last no more than 26 weeks. If you qualify, you will receive the study … Continue reading

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Free Webinar (May 18, 2016): What to Do If Your Child Won’t Talk: How Kids Can Overcome Selective Mutism

Watch the recorded webinar HERE What to Do If Your Child Won’t Talk: How Kids Can Overcome Selective Mutism Wednesday, May 18, 2016 7:00 pm ET (6:00 pm CT / 5:00 pm MT / 4:00 pm PT) Sandra Mendlowitz, PhD, CPsych, … Continue reading

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Free Webinar: How to Worry Less

In case you missed it, watch the recorded webinar HERE How to Worry Less Tuesday, April 12, 2016 7:00 pm ET (6:00 pm CT / 5:00 pm MT / 4:00 pm PT) A clinical psychologist specializing in the treatment of … Continue reading

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Free Webinar: Your Anxious Brain on Drugs

Your Anxious Brain on Drugs Tuesday, January 12, 2015 7:00 pm ET (6:00 pm CT / 5:00 pm MT / 4:00 pm PT) A clinical psychologist, Dr. Pittman will describe the dangers of long-term use of benzodiazepines, and better alternatives … Continue reading

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Free Webinar: Coping with Panic Attacks

Watch the recorded webinar HERE Coping With Panic Attacks Tuesday, December 8, 2015 7:00 pm ET (6:00 pm CT / 5:00 pm MT / 4:00 pm PT) You may feel you’re losing control, “going crazy,” or dying, but you’re really … Continue reading

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Free Webinar: When Kids Resist Treatment (or Helping Kids When They Don’t Want Your Help)

When Kids Resist Treatment (or Helping Kids When They Don’t Want Your Help) August 10, 2015 7:00 pm ET (6:00 pm CT / 5:00 pm MT / 4:00 pm PT) Eli R. Lebowitz, PhD Clinical Psychologist Assistant Professor, Child Study … Continue reading

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