Dr. Elizabeth McIngvale continues her mission to impact the lives of those that suffer from OCD and we couldn’t be more excited that she has joined us.
The International OCD Foundation (IOCDF) specifies that the recommended and most effective treatment for OCD is a type of Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT) called Exposure and Response Prevention (ERP). ERP is an evidence-based, specialized treatment for OCD that focuses on patients directly confronting stimuli that trigger their obsessional thinking and subsequent unwanted internal experiences while simultaneously resisting efforts to control … Read More
The day before we moved the clinic to the new location in the historic Heights neighborhood, we hosted a very successful open house. About 100 colleagues, friends and co-workers attended and celebrated the opening of our new clinic. We will now be providing all of our services at the 708 E. 19th Street campus that houses both the residential treatment … Read More
While attending the ADAA conference is always informative and exciting as we learn about the latest developments in anxiety treatment and connect with colleagues from all over the world, during the conference in Miami this April the team from McLean OCD Institute // Houston collaborated on several talks and poster presentations. We had a very successful conference with many clinicians … Read More
Our 3rd annual McLean OCD Institute // Houston Breakfast Club was held on October 17th, 2014. Members of the McLean OCD Institute // Houston’s team, alongside members of the psychotherapeutic community, joined together for a casual breakfast with short presentations followed by networking opportunities. …READ MORE
During this year’s Annual OCD Conference, Thröstur Björgvinsson, PhD, ABPP of the McLean OCD Institute // Houston and his colleague, Szu-Hui Lee, PhD spoke to conference attendees on “Health Anxiety/Hypochondriasis: Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Transcultural Adaptation.”…READ MORE
On Saturday, July 19th, 2014 Dr. Emily Anderson of the McLean OCD Institute // Houston and Dr. Felicity Sapp of Anxiety Psychological Services presented the workshop “How to Beat OCD: Developing an Effective Toolbox” at the 2014 OCD Conference to children attendees and their family members.…READ MORE
On Wednesday, August 20th, 2014, McLean OCD Institute // Houston’s Behavior Therapists Christen Sistrunk, MA, LPC and Jessica Gerfen, PhD, discussed hoarding and clutter for approximately sixty attendees at The Thomas A Glazier Senior Education Center in Houston, Texas. Want to know more about hoarding and clutter?…READ MORE