Health Anxiety/Hypochondriasis: Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Transcultural Adaptation

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

Life after Treatment: Relapse Prevention Workshop

The McLean OCD Institute // Houston presented the Life after Treatment: Relapse Prevention workshop that is based on our Relapse Prevention group at the IOCDF Conference on Saturday, July 19th, 2014. Jessica Gerfen, PhD, Jennifer Sy, PhD, Christen Sistrunk, MA, LPC, and Emily Anderson, PhD presented this interactive workshop to adult attendees and their family members.…READ MORE

Overcoming “Unacceptable” Thoughts: A workshop for Adolescents and their Families

On Saturday, July 19th, 2014 at the IOCDF Conference, five behavior therapists from the McLean OCD Institute // Houston (Emily Anderson, PhD, Christen Sistrunk, MA, LPC, Naomi Zwecker, PhD, Jennifer Sy, PhD, and Jessica Gerfen, PhD) presented “Overcoming Unacceptable Thoughts” to adolescents and their family members. …READ MORE

20th Annual OCD Conference – Recap

  We had an incredible time at this year’s 20th Annual OCD Conference in Atlanta, GA! During the event, the McLean OCD Institute // Houston had the privilege of presenting on many different topics. We are very proud of the team and their active involvement in the OCD community. Below is a list of the eight presentations given by our team … Read More

Exciting Updates from the McLean OCD Institute // Houston

The McLean OCD Institute // Houston continues to offer a unique setting aimed at providing quality, compassionate care for OCD and other severe anxiety disorders. Our cognitive-behavior therapy based programs are stronger than ever, especially with the growth of our Adolescent IOP Program. This individualized track is offered to adolescents ages 12-17 dealing with severe anxiety or depression.