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Basic Parenting Strategies for Children with Anxiety Workshop

Join us for a free “Basic Parenting Strategies for Children with Anxiety” workshop. Who: Open to all What: Free “Basic Parenting Strategies for Children with Anxiety” workshop When: Tues., April 30, 2019, 6 – 8 pm Where: Celebration United Methodist Church, 9501 SW Archer Road Why: To learn strategies to help children who face anxiety…

Student Wellness Day

The Education Foundation of Alachua County hosts the 2nd Annual Student Wellness Day. The event will be held on Saturday, April 13, 2019 from 10:00 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Howard Bishop Middle School.

Lisa Curry-Pochy Awarded Pilot Grant

Congratulations, Lisa Curry-Pochy, Research Assistant in Dr. Mark Lewis’ lab, has been chosen as the recipient of the research pilot grant for April 2019. COARD, with support from the Brooke Professorship and the McKnight Brain Institute at UF, is delighted to award this grant to help forward her research. The next pilot grant application acceptance…

Perk Up Your Summer

The Center for OCD, Anxiety & Related Disorders was at the Perk Up Your Summer event hosted by the University of Florida, to talk about our upcoming Fear Facers summer camp. To request more information on our summer camp give us a call at 352.265.4OCD (4623) or email

COARD Celebrates International Women’s Day

Dr. Carol Mathews is joined by the women of the PGENeS and FEAR labs as we celebrate International Women’s Day. Today is a day to celebrate the social, economic, cultural, and academic achievements of women around the world. We celebrate the women who continue to grow in the science field and make an global impact…

Morgan Browning Chosen For Outstanding 4-Year Scholar Award

Congratulations, Morgan Browning, Research Assistant in Dr. Joseph McNamara’s Fear Lab, has been chosen as the recipient of the Outstanding 4-Year Scholar Award for the Spring of 2018! Each semester, The UF Alumni Association and UF Honors Program select candidates for the Scholars Awards. Recipients are featured in the commencement program and graduation ceremony processional.…

Travel Stipend Awarded

COARD awards travel stipend to Psychiatry Resident, Jaison Nainaparampil, MD. He will be presenting the “Inside OCD: I Am Not My Illness” session, at the American Psychiatric Association Conference in San Francisco, CA May 18-22, 2019.