Featured Research Studies
This list is not comprehensive.
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Anxiety
Anxiety can cause significant impairment and distress in children and teens. The purpose of this study is to look at a certain type of treatment, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), how it impacts the developing brain and helps to treat anxiety
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
Ann Arbor, MI
We are conducting research using Exposure-Response Prevention (ERP): a form of Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (CBT) for those with Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD). Eligible teens (13-17) and adults (25-45) will receive a diagnostic evaluation, 12 therapy sessions, and 2 fMRI scans, at no charge.
Kid Power Camp
Ann Arbor, MI
We are studying how a new intervention may reduce anxiety symptoms in preschool age children. Children will learn interactive games and activities in a group setting. These games are meant to increase their ability to regulate their behaviors and emotions.
Michigan SPARK, ASD Clinical Network
The purpose of this study is to form a group of 50,000 individuals with ASD and their family members, to identify the causes of autism and to accelerate future clinical research on ASD. The information from this study will help to identify genetic and non-genetic factors that contribute to ASD.