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    International OCD Foundation

    Our mission is to help all individuals with obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) and related disorders to live full and productive lives.

    We work to increase access to effective treatment, end the stigma associated with mental health issues, and foster a community for those affected by OCD and the professionals who treat them.

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    OCD Awareness Week #OCDweek

    OCD Awareness Week is here!

    Join us for this opportunity to help spread awareness about OCD and related disorders, and fight stigma. Events are happening around the globe, and across the web.

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    The IOCDF is Celebrating 30 Years!

    And you’re invited to join us October 14, 2016 in Boston!

    Join us to honor Patricia Perkins (in absentia), Dr. Wayne Goodman, Dr. Michael Jenike, and Joy Kant the founders and key contributors to the Foundation’s success — followed by a FUN night complete with a photo booth, full bar, and DJ dancing featuring your favorite songs from 1986 and all of the eighties.

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Find Help

Search the Resource Directory for therapists, clinics & programs, treatment programs, support groups, and organizations (such as affiliates and global partners) specializing in OCD and Related Disorders in your area.

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Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) and related disorders affect more than 1 in 100 people around the world — but there is hope. Learn about treatment, research, and other resources that can help.

Get Involved

Make a difference by becoming a member or donating to the IOCDF, and support our mission to help all individuals with OCD to live full and productive lives.


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From training and educational opportunities to networking, the IOCDF has much to offer the mental health professional community. Our professional and institutional members form a strong community of knowledgeable providers and researchers who are working to improve the lives of those affected by OCD across the US, and around the world. By becoming a member of the IOCDF, you are joining the “best of the best” in OCD treatment and research.

New Training Opportunity for Professionals

As part of our goal to expand training opportunities for all clinicians in the OCD community, we are pleased to announce a new partnership with Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) Psychiatry Academy to offer online courses for professionals interested in learning more about treating OCD in both adults and children.

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Your gift has the power to change the life of someone living with OCD.

Your gift will help the IOCDF to make effective treatment more accessible, help raise awareness about OCD, and help to train clinicians and therapists how to best treat OCD and related disorders.

Let's work together to improve the lives of everyone affected by OCD.

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