Anne Marie Albano, Ph.D., ABPP, is a professor of medical psychology in psychiatry at Columbia University and director of the Columbia University Clinic for Anxiety and Related Disorders and clinical site director of New York Presbyterian Hospital’s Youth Anxiety Center. She is the recipient of the 2015 ABCT Award for Outstanding Contributions by an Individual for Clinical Activities and received the Rosenberry Award for service to children, adolescents and families from the University of Colorado at Denver. She has published more than 100 articles and chapters and is the co-author of several cognitive behavioral treatment manuals. Her book with Leslie Pepper, Helping Your Anxious Child: Free Your Child from Fears and Worries and Create a Joyful Family Life, was a 2014 ABCT Self-Help Book Award winner and 2014 Self-Help Book Award winner from the American Society of Journalists and Authors. In 2015, a new ABCT award was established in Dr. Albano’s name by a family to encourage the proliferation of evidence-based treatment, the Anne Marie Albano Early Career Award for Excellence in the Integration of Science and Practice.