Episode 10 – Anxiety, Stress and On-Campus Support Services with Jessica Bourdon

Welcome back to Why Science! In this episode we chat with Jessica Bourdon, a graduate student at the Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavioral Genetics to learn more about behavioral inhibition and anxiety in pre-adolescents as well as her research on how students utilize support services on campus at VCU.

Why Science is a podcast about behavioral and emotional health research at Virginia Commonwealth University. During each episode we welcome a new guest from VCU to discuss their work ranging from substance use to stress, mindfulness to empathy and everything in between.

Why Science is produced in partnership with the National Institute for Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, the ALT Lab at VCU and WVCW Student Radio. Each episode is hosted, recorded and edited by COBE media specialist Craig Zirpolo.