OBSESSIVE COMPULSIVE & RELATED DISORDERS
LES GRODBERG MEMORIAL LECTURE SERIES 2017 – 2018
Sponsored by OCD Massachusetts, an Affiliate of the International OCD Foundation
OCD Massachusetts, in conjunction with McLean Hospital, presents a series of preeminent speakers in the field of OCD and related disorders. Each presentation takes place from 7:00 – 8:00pm.
|September 5, 2017||Body Focused Repetitive Behaviors||Marta Falkenstein, PhD, McLean Hospital|
|October 3, 2017||Let’s Tweet About It: Misinformation, Stigma and OCD in the Media||Nathaniel Van Kirk, PhD, McLean Hospital|
|November 7, 2017||Treatment for BDD: What Works and What Doesn’t||Jennifer Cullen, PhD, McLean Hospital|
|December 5, 2017||My Journey Through Intensive OCD Treatment||Lindsey A.|
|January 9, 2018||Medications for OCD and Related Disorders||Jennifer Barnes, MD, McLean Hospital|
|February 6, 2018||Social Skills Training for People Struggling with Severe OCD||Marcia Hermolin Rabinowits, PsyD, McLean Hospital|
|March 6, 2018||Treating OCD During the Perinatal Years: Pregnancy, Postpartum and Beyond||Lauren Brown, PsyD, Private Practice|
|April 3, 2018||OCD and Family: A Two Way Street||Laura Stramboni, LICSW, McLean Hospital|
|May 1, 2018||The Seven Deadly Sins of Exposure and Response Prevention||Brian Ott, PhD, Massachusetts General Hospital|
|June 5, 2018||The Lurking Saboteur: Ruminative Response Style in OCD||Jason Krompinger, PhD, McLean Hospital|
|NOTE: Please check the website: www.ocdmassachusetts.org for information on changes to the schedule or cancellations.There are 3 free support groups available to the public on lecture nights. A professionally led support group for parents of people with OCD meets before each lecture, from 6-7 pm, in room 118. After each presentation, from 8:15-9:15pm, there are two self-help groups: a GOALS group for people with OCD and their friends and family that meets in room 132 and a support group for people with OCD that meets in room 118. For more information, please contact Carla Kenney at 781-775-1127. The identity of participants and content of group discussion must remain confidential. Furthermore, if desired, you may remain anonymous. We remind participants to be open and supportive to the views of all those who take part in the support groups.
International OCD Foundation, PO Box 961029, Boston, MA 02196