Marni L. Jacob, PhD
Narrative of Services:
Dr. Jacob specializes in the evidence-based treatment of youth and adults with OCD, anxiety, and related disorders (e.g., Trichotillomania, Tourette’s Disorder, Body Dysmorphic Disorder, Hoarding). She conducts weekly and intensive treatment, and utilizes Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (CBT) with Exposure and Response Prevention (ERP), and Habit Reversal Therapy (HRT).
Dr. Jacob has 10 years of training in assessing and treating OCD, anxiety, and related disorders. She obtained her Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from UGA, where she specialized in anxiety disorders. She completed her clinical internship at UF, where she conducted weekly and intensive treatment for the UF OCD program. She then completed a 3-year postdoctoral fellowship at the USF Rothman Center for Neuropsychiatry, where she provided weekly and intensive treatment for youth and adults with OCD, anxiety, and related disorders. Dr. Jacob has published over 35 journal articles and written several book chapters on OCD, anxiety, and related disorders.