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Understanding and Getting Help for OCD: 8th Annual Evening with Experts
October 10, 2017 at 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Hosted by OCD North Carolina
Drs. Jon Abramowitz, Annette Perot, Jeff Sapyta, and Aureen Wagner, will share information regarding current developments in the treatment of OCD and then answer your questions regarding OCD in children, teenagers and adults.
Jon Abramowitz, Ph.D., is a professor and director of the OCD/Anxiety Disorders Clinic at the
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and author of a self-help book for people with OCD entitled, “Getting Over OCD: A 10-Step Workbook for Taking Back Your Life.”
Annette Perot, Ph.D. is a licensed psychologist in private practice in Durham, NC, where she has specialized in the treatment of adults with OCD and related disorders for over 20 years.
Jeff Sapyta, Ph.D. is an Assistant Professor at Duke University Medical Center. His research has focused on improving family-based OCD interventions for children and adolescents, and he also is involved in the training of psychiatry residents/fellows in administering CBT protocols for youth and young adults.
Aureen Wagner, Ph.D., clinical child psychologist and founder of The Anxiety Wellness Center in Cary, NC, has authored several books on OCD, including: “Up and Down the Worry Hill,” “What to do When your Child has OCD,” and “Treatment of OCD in Children and Adolescents.”