Darien SEPAC and Darien Library are offering presentation on Social Anxiety & Generalized Anxiety Disorder by national expert Jerry Bubrick, PhD. on Wednesday, Jan. 8, 12 to 1:30 pm, in the Darien Library Community Room. Dr. Bubrick, a senior clinical psychologist at the Child Mind Institute, has been featured in mainstream media and the highly-acclaimed films Like and Angst.
Dr. Bubrick will explain the signs and symptoms of generalized anxiety disorder and social anxiety - from worrying about everyday stressors to being intensely self-conscious and terrified by others' perceptions. He will describe the importance of understanding and addressing anxiety when it interferes with performance and relationships. Dr. Bubrick will also explain anxiety as a primary disability or comorbidity to another disability. In addition, Dr. Bubrick will share proven strategies for managing anxiety and how to get the help your child needs.