Meet the Panelists
Dr. Eli Lebowitz
Dr. Eli Lebowitz studies and treats childhood and adolescent anxiety and is Director of the Program for Anxiety Disorders at the Yale Child Study Center. His research focuses on the development, neurobiology, and treatment of anxiety and related disorders, with special emphasis on cross-generational and familial influences in these disorders. Dr. Lebowitz is the lead investigator on multiple funded research projects, and is the author of numerous research papers and of books and chapters on childhood and adolescent anxiety.
Dr. Emily Upshur
Dr. Emily Upshur is the co-founder of Upshur Bren Psychology Group in Pelham, NY. Dr. Upshur has a Master's degree in developmental psychology from Tufts University, and a doctorate in Clinical Psychology from the Graduate School and University Center at the City University of New York. Dr. Upshur believes strongly in the resiliency of all individuals. With the right tools and support she believes that you can not only overcome challenges, but ultimately grow and thrive.
Dr. Sarah Bren
Dr. Sarah Bren is the co-founder of Upshur Bren Psychology Group in Pelham, NY. Dr. Bren received her doctorate in clinical psychology from the Brooklyn Campus of Long Island University. She completed her psychology training and postdoctoral fellowship at Mount Sinai Beth Israel Medical Center, obtaining advanced training in psychotherapy and neuropsychological assessment. Dr. Bren helps parents find their inner confidence, lay the groundwork for lifelong emotional wellbeing, and raise kids who are authentic, confident, resilient, and kind.