Jonathan S. Abramowitz, PhD

Professor, Clinical Psychology

Anxiety and fear are the most common psychological problems. In our lab we conduct research to advance the understanding, prevention, and treatment of clinical anxiety. 


This site provides information about myself, the UNC Anxiety Lab, our research projects, and the opportunities available for undergraduate and graduate students interested in the treatment and study of anxiety and related disorders.


Latest news and notes:


  • Our lab conducted a study on exposure therapy for spider phobia that was covered on an edition of Carolina Week.


  • The 2nd edition of Dr. Abramowitz’s book Getting Over OCD: A 10-Step Workbook for Taking Back Your Life is now out! Read more here.