Clinical Psychologist and Senior Research Fellow
Dr. Tanya Davison (DPsych(Clin) MAPS) is a Clinical Psychologist, based at the Institute for Health and Ageing at the Australian Catholic University. Dr. Davison has a long history of research and practice in long-term care settings, with a particular focus on improving the management of older people with dementia, depression, and anxiety. She has designed and evaluated several interventions to train staff to manage residents with depression, as well as those with behavioural symptoms associated with dementia. She is currently leading a large trial evaluating an intervention to assist newly admitted long-term care residents to adjust to their new environment.
Grants and Funding: We proudly support the research and programs of 501(c)(3) non-profit organizations and institutions such as: the Anxiety Disorders program of the Jane & Terry Semel Institute for Neuroscience & Human Behavior at the University of California, Los Angeles; the Pacific Institute of Medical Research; the International Foundation for Research and Education on Depression (iFred); and SchoolsForHope.org, an iFred educational project. Working with these partners enables Anxiety.org to extend its commitment to its mission. All the donations received, as well as 100% of Anxiety.org revenue in 2019, will be contributed to build, develop, and further the understanding, investigation, discovery, and treatment of the full spectrum of anxiety and related disorders.