Dr. Connor Kerns

Connor Kerns is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Psychology at the University of British Columbia and Director of Anxiety Stress and Autism Program there. She has published numerous research studies, presented internationally on psychiatric comorbidity in ASD and particularly on the assessment and treatment of anxiety disorders in children with ASD and is the primary editor on a book on evidence-based practices for anxiety in ASD published by Elsevier. Her current research is focused on developing empirically-supported strategies to differentiate and treatment anxiety disorders as well as traumatic stress symptoms in children with ASD.