Posts By Sydney Nolan

Sydney Nolan
Communications Assistant for the International OCD Foundation.

The May Edition Of “Spotlight: OCD News & Research Updates” Is Here!

Each month we bring you the latest in research news and information on obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD). This month’s edition also features a special quarterly research highlight on body dysmorphic disorder (BDD). Spotlight is also available via email so you can receive the latest research news and information directly in your inbox. Sign up to receive future issues… Read more »

The April edition of “Spotlight: OCD News & Research Updates” is here!

Each month we bring you the latest in research news and information on obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD). This month’s edition also features a special quarterly research highlight on hoarding disorder. Spotlight is also available via email so you can receive the latest research news and information directly in your inbox. Sign up to receive our May update, as… Read more »

The March edition of “Spotlight: OCD News & Research Updates” is here!

Each month we bring you the latest in research news and information on obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD). This month’s edition also features a special quarterly research highlight on pediatric OCD. Spotlight is also available via email so you can receive the latest research news and information directly in your inbox. Sign up to receive our April update, as… Read more »

New Expert Opinion: “Dear Loved One, I have OCD” — Tips for Individuals and Family Members about Disclosing Your OCD

“OCD is a treatable disorder, and we need to do everything we can to increase access to treatment. But it starts at home most of the time. It starts with individuals connected together as families acknowledging that OCD exists, respecting the pain it causes, and bringing people out of isolation and into a safe light.” A… Read more »

The February edition of “Spotlight: OCD News & Research Updates” is here!

Each month we bring you the latest in research news and information on obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD). In this month’s edition, we also feature a special quarterly research highlight on body dysmorphic disorder (BDD). Spotlight is also available via email so you can receive the latest research news and information directly in your inbox. Sign up to… Read more »

Guest Post: “I bet that man suffers from it himself”

Today’s blog entry comes from Menno Oosterhoff, a psychiatrist and board member for Dwang.eu, an IOCDF Global Partner based in the Netherlands. Dr. Oosterhoff’s post represents both a global perspective on mental health issues and that of a treatment provider with OCD himself, resulting in a unique point of view we are thrilled to share with… Read more »

#OCDcon Update: Proposal Deadline One Week Away, Plus Travel Information Up Now!

The proposal system for the 23rd Annual OCD Conference in Chicago, IL, will be closing on Monday, February 1, 2016 at 5pm ET. We are accepting proposals for presenters for the following: Presentations Keynote Address Support Groups Special Evening Activities NEW! IOCDF Research Symposium (see below) Research Posters* The deadline to submit your proposal is Monday, February… Read more »

Ring in 2016 with a new edition of “Spotlight: OCD News and Research Updates”

Our first 2016 edition of Spotlight: OCD Research News & Updates is out now! The January update includes the latest in research news and information on obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) with a special research highlight on hoarding disorder (HD). This series is also available via email so you can receive the latest research news and… Read more »