Mar
23
7:00 pm19:00

An Evening of Presentations & Break-Out Groups

  • Anne Arundel Community College

A Free Event for ANYONE Interested in Learning about OCD and Its Treatment

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Sponsored by the International OCD Foundation's Mid-Atlantic Affiliate.

Our panel of experts include:

Andrea Batton, LCPC - Towson, MD

Elspeth Bell, PhD - Columbia, MD

Jon Hershfield, MFT - Hunt Valley, MD

Teresa Shank, PhD - Annapolis and Columbia, MD

Noah Weintraub, PsyD - Silver Spring, MD

Location:

Anne Arundel Community College

Cade Center for Fine Arts

Room 219

101 College Parkway

Arnold, MD 21012

Oct
13
6:30 pm18:30

OCD: What It Is & Breakout Sessions with Mental Health Professionals

  • National Presbyterian School Gymnasium

A free event for sufferers, their loved ones, and mental health professionals interested in learning more about OCD and how to support one another.

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Speakers:

Gloria Mathis, Ph.D.

Ozge Gurel, Ph.D.

Amey Upton, Parent of an OCD Sufferer

Parking is free.  Complimentary refreshments included.

Location:

National Presbyterian School Gymnasium, 4121 Nebraska Ave NW, Washington, DC 20016

Public Transportation:

National Presbyterian School is easily reached by public transportation. It is a short walk from the Tenleytown-AU Metro station (Red Line) and the M4 and N2 Metro Bus lines stop right out front.

 

 

 

OCD and the Family: Breakout Sessions with Experts
Mar
22
7:00 pm19:00

OCD and the Family: Breakout Sessions with Experts

  • Loyola University Graduate Center, Room 31/33

A free event for OCD sufferers, their family members, and mental health professionals interested in learning more about the disorder and how to support one another.

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Presenters will focus on family members' relationship with the sufferer's OCD symptoms- how family members are affected, involved and can be helpful in the sufferer's recovery.  Topics to be covered are family accommodation, co-occurring disorders, hoarding, and medication.

Speakers:

Andrea Batton, LCPC

Gregory Chasson, Ph.D. 

Jon Hershfield, MFT

Gerald Nestadt, M.D. 

Theresa Shank, Ph.D.


 


Getting Free from OCD: Break Outs with Experts
Oct
13
7:00 pm19:00

Getting Free from OCD: Break Outs with Experts

  • Loyola College, Columbia Campus

This event is free of charge and is intended for sufferers, families, professionals, and anyone wanting to better understand obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD)

Sponsored by the International OCD Foundation Mid-Atlantic Affiliate
www.ocdmidatlantic.org

At Loyola College, Columbia Campus

Rooms 360-362, 8890 McGaw Rd., Columbia, Maryland

7:00-9:30PM, October 13th, 2015

Elspeth Bell, Ph.D., Psychologist in Columbia, MD

Gregory Chasson, Ph.D., Psychologist in Towson, MD

Deborah Cole, Psy.D., Psychologist in Columbia, MD

Jon Hershfeld, MFT, Psychotherapist in Hunt Valley, MD

Michael Labellarte, Psychiatrist in Columbia & Baltimore, MD

Theresa Shank, Ph.D., Psychologist in Columbia, MD

Shannon Shy, J.D., OCD Advocate

 


Evening With the OCD Experts!
Mar
9
6:00 pm18:00

Evening With the OCD Experts!

  • Gorman Auditorium

This event is free of charge and is intended for sufferers, families, professionals, and anyone interested in better understanding obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD)

Sponsored by the International OCD Foundation Mid-Atlantic Affiliate
www.ocdmidatlantic.org

Time:

6:00-9:00 PM
March 9, 2015

Presenters:

  • Amey Upton, MDiv—Parent of OCD Suffer

  • Richard Baither, PhD—Private Practice

  • Ozge Gurel, PhD—Georgetown University Hospital

  • Carrie Holl, PsyD—Private Practice

  • Charles Mansueto, PhD—Behavior Therapy Center

  • Gerald Nestadt, MD MPH—Johns Hopkins University

 

Location:  Georgetown University Hospital, Gorman Auditorium, Pasquerilla Healthcare Center, MedStar Georgetown University Hospital

Parking: MedStar Georgetown University Hospital is located on Reservoir Road across from 38th St. NW. You should come into Entrance 1 and park in the Leavey Center Garage (straight back past the second stop sign). The last building on the right is the Pasquerilla Healthcare Center. Please enter here and the staff located at the desk by the entrance can direct you to Gorman Auditorium.

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Oct
13
6:30 pm18:30

Northern Virginia- Meet the Experts!

  • N. VA Community College-Student Svcs Bldng, Rm 302

This event is free of charge and is intended for sufferers, families, professionals, and anyone interested in better understanding obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD)

Sponsored by the International OCD Foundation Mid-Atlantic Affiliate

6:30pm — Welcome: Dr. Rick Baither, host, IOCD Mid-Atlantic Affiliate, Fairfax, VA

Presentations: Panelists will give brief presentations describing their areas of interest or their experiences with OCD. For the bulk of the evening, panelists will respond to comments and questions raised by audience members.

Dr. Bernadette Landolf, Clinical Psychologist/Behavior Therapist, Reston, VA;

Dr. David Clayton, Psychiatrist, Child & Family Counseling Group, Fairfax, VA;

Dr. Elspeth Bell, Psychologist/Hoarding Expert, Columbia, MD;

Mr. Shannon Shy, author, Hope Is on Your Side: A Motivational Journal for those Affected by OCD and ‘It’ll be Okay”: How I Kept OCD from Ruining My Life; and

Amparo O., Parent of child who has OCD and Tourette’s

7:15 - 9:00pm OCD Expert Panel Q&A Session


 

Room 302
Student Services Building (CA), Northern Virginia Community College
8333 Little River Turnpike
Annandale, VA 22003
Parking available in
B-lots on campus, lot B-6 is adjacent to building

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Jun
25
6:30 pm18:30

An Evening with the Experts!

  • Towson University, Liberal Arts Building

This event is free of charge and is intended for sufferers, families, professionals, and anyone interested in better understanding obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD)

Sponsored by the International OCD Foundation Mid-Atlantic Affiliate

6:30 PM — OCD Presentation
Dr. Gerald Nestadt, Professor, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine; Scientific Advisory Board, International OCD Foundation; Director, OCD Program at Johns Hopkins Hospital

Dr. Gregory S. Chasson, Assistant Professor, Towson University; Director, CBT Solutions of Baltimore

7:15 PM — OCD Expert Panel Q&A Session
with Dr. Charles S. Mansueto, Scientific Advisory Board, International OCD Foundation; Director, Behavior Therapy Center of Greater Washington

Dr. Gerald Nestadt, Professor, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine; Scientific Advisory Board, International OCD Foundation; Director, OCD Program at Johns Hopkins Hospital

Shannon Shy, Author, Public Address Announcer and National Speaker


 

Room 4310
Liberal Arts Building
Towson University
University Avenue
Towson, MD 21252
 

Parking available in Towsontown Garage, near Liberal Arts Building

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