Alissa Jerud, PhD
Narrative of Services:
Dr. Jerud has expertise in providing exposure and response prevention (ERP) for OCD related to contamination, fear of harm, sexual thoughts, perfectionism, scrupulosity, and a number of other concerns.
Facilities accessible by clients of all mobility levels: Yes
Dr. Jerud is a licensed clinical psychologist and a Clinical Assistant Professor of Psychology in the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Pennsylvania. She completed her doctoral training at the University of Washington and was a postdoctoral fellow at the University of Pennsylvania’s Center for the Treatment and Study of Anxiety (CTSA) from 2016-2018. While at the CTSA, Dr. Jerud trained and supervised other therapists in ERP and she continues in her current role to supervise psychiatry residents in treating OCD and other anxiety-related disorders.