Office of Research

Center for Anxiety and Trauma Stress (UWCATS)


The mission of the UW Center for Anxiety and Trauma Stress (UWCATS) is to conduct research to better understand the processes underlying the etiology, maintenance, and treatment of anxiety-based disorders and to provide state-of-the-art clinical care for those suffering from these disorders.

Core Services Offered

PTSD Clinical Assessment and Treatment,
Anxiety Disorders Research,

Funding Information:

Helping Extinction Learning in PTSD (HELP) (R34MH087375) 2009-2012.
Optimizing PTSD Treatments (OPT) (5R01MH066347) 2010-2015.

Reporting Structure:

Sheri Mizumori, Chair, Department of Psychology

Related UW Entities:

School of Medicine, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences

Center Details

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Director: Zoellner, Lori
Location: Guthrie Annex II
Year Started: 2000
Administering College/School: College of Arts & Sciences 
P.I. Home Department: Department of Psychology 
Faculty Involvement: 4