Northampton Lecture Series


Sponsored by the Massachusetts Affiliate of the International OCD Foundation
McConnell Auditorium at Smith College
7 College Lane, Northampton, MA 01063

OCD Massachusetts, in conjunction with Smith College, presents a series of preeminent speakers in the field of OCD and related disorders. Each presentation takes place from 7:00 — 8:00pm.

Following the lecture, Edward Plimpton, PhD, SEP will be leading a free support group for individual with OCD from 8:00-9:00pm. Interested individuals can attend the group at any point during the year. For further information, feel free to contact: Edward Plimpton at (413) 253-1482 or

Date Topic Presenter
September 20, 2016Add to Calendar An Overview of Obsessive Compuslive Disorder Deidre Brunelle, MA; Randy Frost, PhD; Denise Egan Stack, LMHC
October 18, 2016Add to Calendar Exposure & Response Prevention: First Line Treatment Randy Frost, PhD
November 15, 2016Add to Calendar Reducing Clutter in the Home: Cleaning Out Our Closet and Other Adventures Lee Shuer, Rebecca Belofsky Shuer
December 20, 2016Add to Calendar OCD in the Family Denise Egan Stack, LMHC
January 17, 2017Add to Calendar OCD in the Classroom: Help for Families & Educators

*Cancelled due to inclement weather*

Denise Egan Stack, LMHC
February 21, 2017Add to Calendar Ask the Experts Moderated by Alan Seigel, MSW, BCD Randy Frost, PhD; Lilly Gaev, LCSW; Ted Plimpton, PhD; Denise Egan Stack, LMHC; Brian Smith, MD
March 21, 2017Add to Calendar Challenging OCD: Reid Wilson Podcast Ted Plimpton, PhD
April 18, 2017Add to Calendar The CBT Model of Understanding OCD Randy Frost, PhD
May 16, 2017Add to Calendar Medications for OCD & Related Disorders Stuart Anfang, MD and Shadi Zaghloul, MD
June 20, 2017Add to Calendar Perfectionism & Uncertainty Jeff Szymanski, PhD
NOTE: Please check the website: for information on changes to the schedule or cancellations.

International OCD Foundation, PO Box 961029, Boston, MA 02196

Download 2016-2017 Smith College Lecture Schedule: Adobe PDF