Alexandra J. Werntz, M.A.
About The Author:
Alexandra J. Werntz, MA, is a graduate student in clinical psychology at the University of Virginia. Her research focuses on both implicit and explicit thoughts and attitudes about different forms of treatment, and how those thoughts interact to predict how patients actually use treatment and take care of their own mental and physical health. She is also interested in dissemination of mental health treatment information, as well as investigating novel forms of anxiety treatments.
Carla Nasca, Ph.D., is a post-doctoral fellow of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention in the laboratory of Neuroendocrinology at the Rockefeller University, New York. Dr. Nasca received her B.A. in Molecular Biology and her M.S. in Electrophysiology from the University of Palermo in Italy. She earned her Ph.D. in Neurobiology and Pharmacology from the University Sapienza in Rome, Italy, before moving to The Rockefeller University under the mentorship of Dr. Bruce McEwen.