Anxiety Institute Appoints Dina Nunziato as Clinical Director

Press Release

Greenwich, CT
December 15, 2020
Anxiety Institute, a clinical research center specializing in acute anxiety disorders, announced today that Dina Nunziato, LCSW, has joined the company’s leadership team as the Clinical Director of the Greenwich, Connecticut facility responsible for overall clinical, supervisory, and administrative management.
Nunziato joins Anxiety Institute from the Sarah Lawrence College where she was Director of Counseling & Psychological Services responsible for supervising the team of mental and medical health providers.
With over two decades of experience working with young adults in various clinical and educational settings, Nunziato specializes in cognitive behavioral treatment of anxiety and related disorders. Her research and publications include the use of evidenced-based mindfulness techniques to support anxiety management, academic success, and emotional wellbeing. Dina served as an adjunct professor at Integrated Clinical Practice New York University’s Graduate School of Social Work for over ten years.
“I am excited to join Anxiety Institute where I can spearhead new programs which support clients, parents, and staff using evidence-based resources to drive clinical efficacy,” said Nunziato. She is currently completing a doctoral dissertation on “Embodied Learning Communities of Practice in Addressing College Student Anxiety.”
”We are pleased that Dina is joining the management team at Anxiety Institute,” said Linda Geiger, CEO and co-founder of the Anxiety Institute. “She brings a wealth of expertise in managing clinicians and administrative staff, setting strategy and executing evidence-based care initiatives, and facilitating client resilience and anxiety management through a mind-body approach to wellness.”

About Anxiety Institute

Anxiety Institute is the only clinical research center specializing in acute anxiety disorders that uses advanced, proven techniques while nurturing the patient in their local home environment. Utilizing the most up-to-date, evidence-based treatments, our outpatient services focus on treating teens and young adults, while coaching the parents who guide them. Anxiety Instituted is located in Madison, New Jersey and Greenwich, Connecticut. To learn more, visit

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“My personal knowledge and experience of anxiety and fear, as a victim and as a conqueror, has gifted me the valuable asset of emotional intelligence. Knowledge and experience that will give me the empathy to connect with others and the grit to overcome adversity.”

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