James M. Claiborn PhD


IOCDF Scientific Advisory Board Member

7 W Figueroa St
Suite 300
Santa Barbara, California 93101
ADA Accessible
Narrative of Services:

My practice is focused on treating OCD and related disorders. This includes Trichotillomania, Skin Picking, and other BFRBs. I treat Tourette’s Disorder and other tic disorders and have BTI level training in CBIT.

Treatment of Co-occurring Disorders:

My practice is focused on treating individuals with OCD and related disorders. I also provide consultation to family and others including Space Program for family accommodation. I provide CBIT for tic disorders.

Training Description:

I began working with patients with OCD in 1985. I have training in CBT and ERP including BTTI training and I have been on the faculty of BTTI training. I have presented on CBT and OCD related topics internationally. I am a member of the Scientific Advisory Board of the IOCDF.

Diversity Statement:

I have extensive and ongoing training in work with multicultural populations and have worked with a diverse population of patients.

I have extensive and ongoing training in cultural competency and work with diverse populations