Department of Psychology
Department of Psychology

Caitlin Fischer

B.A., University of Southern California

Graduate student
Caitlin Fischer



PTSD; anxiety disorders; protective factors; gender differences; interventions


Cate graduated Magna Cum Laude from the University of Southern California in May 2019, where she received her B.A. in Psychology. During her undergraduate career, she was involved in research investigating trauma responses among child sexual abuse victims and childhood cancer survivors. Cate joined the University of Texas at Austin clinical psychology program in fall 2019. Under the mentorship of Dr. Michael Telch, head of the Laboratory for the Study of Anxiety Disorders, Cate aims to investigate protective factors and gender differences related to PTSD and other anxiety disorders. 

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