Summer 2018 – Vol 32, Num 2

IN THIS ISSUE: FROM THE FOUNDATION Letter From the IOCDF Board President by Susan Boaz Highlights of the 25th Annual OCD Conference An Experience Tourist’s Guide to Washington, DC by Morgan Rondinelli FROM THE FRONT LINES My Experience at the 24th Annual OCD Conference by Katy Marciniak My Steps to Recovery by Catherine My OCD… Read more »

Spring 2018 – Vol 32, Num 1

IN THIS ISSUE: FROM THE FOUNDATION Letter from the IOCDF Board President by Susan Boaz Expanding on the IOCDF’s Work Through Grant Funding by Elijah Peterson 1 Million Steps 4 OCD Walk FROM THE FRONT LINES Artistic Liberation from OCD by Sam Foster OCD is Like Playing Baseball: Learn How to Play to Win by… Read more »

Winter 2017 – Vol 31, Num 4

IN THIS ISSUE: FROM THE FOUNDATION Letter From the Executive Director: Expanding the IOCDF Research Grant Program by Jeff Szymanski, PhD Are You Interested In Presenting at the the Annual OCD Conference? by Stephanie Cogen, MPH, MSW Excerpts from Reddit AMA with IOCDF Executive Director, Dr. Jeff Szymanski FROM THE FRONT LINES No Room to… Read more »

Fall 2017 – Vol 31, Num 3

IN THIS ISSUE: FROM THE FOUNDATION OCD Awareness Week 2017 Letter from the Executive Director Look Back at the 24th Annual OCD Conference (Photo Spread) 2017 1 Million Steps 4 OCD Recap FROM THE FRONT LINES Relighting the Spark by Morgan Rondinelli When the Light Goes Out by Carlynn Hingston Overcoming the Sinner Stigma: When… Read more »

Summer 2017 – Vol 31, Num 2

IN THIS ISSUE: FROM THE FOUNDATION Passing the Torch: The New IOCDF Ambassador Program by Ethan Smith Letter from the Executive Director 24th Annual OCD Conference Highlights FROM THE FRONT LINES OCD: Trapped in Compulsive Modes, Wrapped within Unwanted Thoughts and Fearsome Images by Marsha Beede Afraid of My Shadow by Wendy O’Brien Top Seven… Read more »

Spring 2017 – Vol 31, Num 1

IN THIS ISSUE: FROM THE FOUNDATION Introducing the New IOCDF Training Institute by Stephanie Cogen, MPH, MSW & C. Alec Pollard, PhD Letter from the Executive Director Consider Making a Gift of Stock to the IOCDF by Eric Steinert FROM THE FRONT LINES Learning to Live Life With a 24-Hour Job That Doesn’t Pay a… Read more »

Winter 2016 – Vol 30, Num 4

IN THIS ISSUE: FROM THE FOUNDATION The Past and Future of Brain Circuit-Based Therapies for OCD by Darin D. Dougherty, MD & Benjamin D. Greenberg, MD, PhD Letter from the Executive Director 2017 OCD Conference Request for Proposals by Stephanie Cogen Donor Profile: A Family Affair, Denise & Joelle’s Story by Eric Steinert Membership Corner:… Read more »

Fall 2016 – Vol 30, Num 3

IN THIS ISSUE: FROM THE FOUNDATION 50 Years of Medication Treatment for OCD: 1966–2016 by Wayne K. Goodman, MD Letter from the Executive Director Mental Health Care in China: An Update by Jeff Szymanski, PhD 1 Million Steps 4 OCD Walk Photo Gallery A Walker’s Perspective: The 1 Million Steps 4 OCD Walk by Ryan… Read more »

Summer 2016 – Vol 30, Num 2

IN THIS ISSUE: FROM THE FOUNDATION A Brief History of Psychotherapy for OCD: 1966–2016 by John Greist, MD, & Jonathan Abramowitz, PhD Letter from the Executive Director Legacy Giving by Jeff Smith Donor Profile: A Teacher’s Quest for Knowledge by Jeff Smith Membership Highlight: IOCDF Institutional Membership by Tiia Groden, MA 23rd Annual OCD Conference… Read more »

Spring 2016 – Vol 30, Num 1

IN THIS ISSUE: FROM THE FOUNDATION Special 30th Anniversary Letter from the Executive Director Donor Profile: Christina Vertullo — A Mother, Donor, and Advocate by Jeff Smith Introducing the Riley Sisson Memorial Conference Scholarship Fund by Jeff Smith Announcing the 2016 1 Million Steps 4 OCD Walks in Boston, Atlanta, the SF Bay Area, and… Read more »