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Diversity Panel at Annual IOCDF Conference

Diversity Panel at IOCDF Conference IOCDF has launched a Diversity Council co-chaired by Monnica Williams and Stephanie Cogen, so you will be seeing more diversity initiatives being rolled out by the IOCDF in the coming years. This year we wanted to highlight this initiative by theming our Saturday Night Social at the Annual OCD Conference […]

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1 Million Steps for OCD Walk

Donate to OCDNY Support our Virtual Walk Each year, members of the OCD community from across the country — including individuals with OCD, mental health professionals, friends, family members, coworkers, children, and even four-legged friends (dogs must be on a leash, of course) — join together at the 1 Million Steps 4 OCD Walk to […]

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OCD NY’s Vice President Dr. Poskar Upcoming Lecture

Medication Treatment of OCD: Separating Fact from Fiction Presented by Steven Poskar, MD This presentation will explain the current evidence-based approach to the pharmacologic treatment of OCD. It will also attempt to correct many of the myths about OCD and it’s treatment (there are many). Also discussed will be factors that may lead to poor […]

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Shop on Amazon Smile & Support OCD New York

HOW IT WORKS: Go to Smile.Amazon.com and choose OCD New York as your charity. Shop as you normally would. Same prices & same selection as amazon.com. The Amazon Smile Foundation donates 0.5% of all purchases made through their website directly to OCD NY.

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Save the Date for the 24th Annual IOCDF Conference

It’s never to early to start planning for this year’s IOCDF Conference! This year the conference will be held in San Francisco from July 7-9th, 2017. Click here for more information.

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Announcing the 2016 IOCDF Career Achievement Award

Each year at the Annual OCD Conference, we recognize the many advocates, experts, and other passionate individuals who have made meaningful contributions to the OCD community over the years. Today, we want to highlight the winners of the IOCDF Outstanding Career Achievement Award, who will be honored during the Keynote & General Session on Saturday, […]

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In Memorium of Dr. Jose A. Yaryura-Tobias

It is with deepest regret that we must share the sad news that Jose A. Yaryura-Tobias, MD, passed away on March 5, 2016, survived by his loving wife, children, and grandchildren. He will be greatly missed by his colleagues, students, friends from all over the world, as well as the countless patients whose lives were […]

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NBC Covers Annual OCD Conference

This year’s OCD Conference held in Boston was the largest yet with over 1700 attendees including professionals, families, and individuals with OCD! It was the 22nd annual conference. NBC News covered the event. Check out the article at http://www.nbcnews.com/health/mental-health/amazing-under-diagnosis-ocd-children-doctor-says-n401956

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IOCDF BDD Website

IOCDF launched a website dedicated just for Body Dysmorphic Disorder. The website has numerous articles, resources, and information for both sufferers, professionals, and families! Click here to learn more  

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