Anxiety and Depression Association of America Conference

We are pleased to announce that the Houston OCD Program will attend the Anxiety and Depression Association of America (ADAA) conference this year. Our Behavior Therapist Dr. Ivy Ipkeme Ruths, PhD, will host a workshop Saturday, April 8 at 4:30 PM, titled, “Distinguishing between OCD, OCPD, and ASD: An Interactive, Skills Acquisition Workshop,” which will focus on differential diagnosis between OCD and other diagnoses commonly mistaken for OCD. Our Program Director, Dr. Throstur Bjorgvinsson, PhD, will participate in a symposium titled, “Network Analysis of Depression and Anxiety Symptom Relations in a Psychiatric Sample” on April 7 at 8 AM and roundtable titled, “A Report from the Front Lines: Understudied Barriers to Treatment in OCD and Related Disorders” on April 8 at 2:30 PM. Please join us on Friday and Saturday to meet our staff for an educational experience.