Contact Us

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, all IOCDF staff are working remotely for the foreseeable future. The quickest way to reach us during this time is by e-mail, see below for a listing of email addresses for each department. If you choose to contact us by phone, please note that you will be asked to leave a message and may receive a delayed response back. To leave a voicemail, we can be reached at 617-973-5801.

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OCD resources and general questions:
Membership and benefits:
Trainings for mental health professionals:
Annual OCD Conference:

Media Inquiries:
Donations and/or fundraising:
Merchandise and orders:

Our office hours are Monday through Friday, 9am–5pm, Eastern Time. You can also find a lot of helpful information on our website about what OCD is, how OCD is treated, and where to find help.

The IOCDF is not a hotline, crisis line, or suicide prevention line. If you or someone you know is experiencing a crisis, please see the resources below:

National Lifeline: Please access the National Lifeline if you ever feel like harming yourself or ending your own life. The National Lifeline can be reached at 1-800-273-8255, or online at

Crisis Text Line – Text NAMI to 741-741 to connect with a trained crisis counselor for free, 24/7 crisis support via text message.

What the IOCDF can provide you:

  • Information about OCD, related disorders, and treatment.
  • Connection to a mental health professional, clinic, support group, or organization.
  • Information about being an OCD advocate in your community.
  • Information about our upcoming events.
  • Information about our professional trainings.

What the IOCDF cannot provide you:

  • Virtual (telephone or online) or in-person mental health counseling from someone on staff.
  • Personal advice about your or a loved one's situation.
  • Endorsement of any particular therapist, clinic, or organization.
  • Personal advocacy on your behalf.
  • Referrals to lawyers or legal representation.
  • Financial assistance for treatment or issues caused by OCD and related disorders.

Mailing Address

International OCD Foundation, Inc.
P.O. Box 961029
Boston, MA 02196

Phone: (617) 973-5801
Fax: (617) 507-0495