Psychological Disorders:

• Panic Disorder and Agoraphobia

• Generalized Anxiety Disorder (Chronic Worry)

• Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder

• Social Anxiety Disorder

• Social Anxiety Disorder - School Refusal

• Depression (major depression, dysthymia)

• Phobias (Fear of flying, animals, close spaces, heights, blood, needles, driving, etc.)

• Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder

• Acute Stress Disorder

• Adjustment Disorders

• Separation Anxiety Disorder

• Trichotillomania (hair pulling)

• Health Anxiety

• Body Dysmporphic Disorder

Problems in Daily Living:

• Low Self-Esteem

• Shyness

• Loneliness

• Public Speaking Anxiety

• Anger Control Problems

• Grief Recovery

• Marital Discord and Couples Problems (Communication, Problem Solving)

Stress-Related Medical Conditions:

• Irritable Bowel Syndrome

• Hyperventilation Syndrome  

• Muscle Tension

• Hypertension

• Asthma

• Insomnia

• Psychological factors secondary to a disease/injury

• Somatic presentations of a psychological problem


The Center for Integrative Psychotherapy does not treat patients with active and serious substance abuse problems or with psychotic disorders.

Anxiety Research

Research conducted at CIP is aimed at improving the understanding of the psychosocial processes involved in the various anxiety and stress related disorders.  In addition, the effectiveness of various treatments for anxiety disorders are studied, such as panic disorder, social phobia, post-traumatic stress disorder and fear of flying.