Who we are

Dr. Reid Wilson: preeminent expert on anxieties and their treatment


Dr. Wilson is a licensed psychologist who directs the Anxiety Disorders Treatment Center in Chapel Hill and Durham, NC. He is also Adjunct Associate Professor of Psychiatry at the University of North Carolina School of Medicine. He is author of the just-released Stopping the Noise in Your Head: The New Way to Overcome Anxiety and Worry and the classic self-help book Don't Panic: Taking Control of Anxiety Attacks. He is co-author of Stop Obsessing! How to Overcome Your Obsessions and Compulsions, as well as Anxious Kids, Anxious Parents: 7 Ways to Stop the Worry Cycle and Raise Courageous & Independent Children. He designed American Airlines' first national program for the fearful flier and currently serves as the expert for WebMD’s Mental Health Community. Television appearances include The Oprah Winfrey ShowGood Morning America, CNN, The Katie Show, A&E’s Hoarders, and MTV’s True Life. He is a Founding Clinical Fellow of the Anxiety and Depression Association of America (ADAA) and Fellow of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies (ABCT). In 2014 he was honored with the highest national award given in his field, by the Anxiety and Depression Association of America.



Vito Guerra, Ph.D.: expert in tretink all sorts of anxieties

Vito Guerra, Ph.D.

Dr. Guerra is a licensed psychologist who earned his Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from Duke University.  He provides research-supported psychotherapy services to his clientele, including Panic Control Treatment, Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, Mindfulness Training, and Cognitive Processing Therapy.  Dr. Guerra has developed particular expertise in working with clients who have experienced or witnessed traumatic events, clients who experience debilitating anxiety and panic attacks, and clients who suffer from depression.  He also specializes in the treatment of problems that may arise as people make effort to cope with negative emotions, problems such as alcohol abuse or engagement in self-injurious behaviors.