Anxiety, Fear and Resilience: How to Survive & Thrive


In this 1-hour & 15 minute webinar, Dr Jones covers the Cortisol Awakening Response (CAR) and how it can help you better understand your patient’s response to stress and their HPA-Axis dysfunction. Recorded Q&A is also included.

(Presented 2020)

The Effects of Stress can Include:

  • Fear and worry
  • Changes in sleep or eating patterns
  • Difficulty sleeping or concentrating
  • Worsening of chronic health problems
  • Increased use of alcohol, tobacco, or other drugs



  • Understanding the cortisol awakening response and how it gives more insight to HPA-axis dysfunction compared to most traditional or functional testing
  • Review the HPA-axis process which elicits the CAR response
  • How a dysfunctional CAR relates to symptoms including anxiety, fatigue, inflammation, and autoimmunity
  • Treatment options for under or over-performing CAR responses
  • Discuss case examples with treatment
  • Review how other neurotransmitters play into anxiety and resiliency


Length: 1 hour
Presenters: Dr Carrie Jones
Terms: This course is subject to future edits and alterations.
Notes: PDF notes are available for this course
CPE Points: This course is valid for CPE points. Please click here for more information.