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Learn at Lunch: Common Pitfalls in ERP 4 OCD with Justin K. Hughes, LPC
July 2 at 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Justin will discuss Common Pitfalls in ERP 4 OCD (Presentation with Q&A)
Exposure and Response Prevention (ERP) for OCD is gold standard treatment. However, successful outcomes are dependent not only on both appropriately applying the evidence base, but also utilizing effective strategies when detours and challenges arise. This talk is a deep initial overview that looks at some of the most common pitfalls- along with solutions and approaches to help sufferers break through.
1. Quick overview on OCD and Effective Treatments (Spoiler: ERP).
2. Identify research-based roadblocks to effective ERP.
3. Identify solutions to address these common pitfalls.
4. Q&A will facilitate personalized application.
Zoom link: https://utexas.zoom.us/j/
Mental health professionals can earn free CE credits! Please email Dr. Ginny Fullerton at firstname.lastname@example.org after the presentation for more info!
Hope to see you there!
A therapist, speaker, and content creator, Justin is truly passionate about working with those who have OCD- and educating loved ones, therapists, or anyone in the community about how to help. He seeks to circulate evidence-based research and effective practices to each of these groups- while graciously challenging existing misconceptions, especially as they exist in the treatment world. The large majority of his work being dedicated to the treatment of OCD (through CBT and ERP), Justin utilizes adjuncts of MI, ACT, and CT to facilitate outcomes. He has extensive experience in Addictions and General Mental Health, which help him effectively treat comorbidities and “plain ol’ life.” He is a passionate clinician, advocate, and writer. Check out www.justinkhughes.com to stay in the loop!