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Psychological sciences’ Lisa Damour discusses anxiety in teenage girls

Anxiety and teen girls

Speaking of PsychologyLisa Damour, senior advisor for the Schubert Center for Child Studies and clinical instructor in the Department of Psychological Sciences, spoke about anxiety in teenage girls and how society’s perception of anxiety and increased pressure placed on girls can contribute to it. Damour also is the author of a recently published book titled Under Pressure: Confronting the Epidemic of Stress and Anxiety in Girls.