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Sunday, July 31 • 8:00am - 9:00am
Ask the Experts: Q&A on Body-Focused Repetitive Behaviors

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This panel of experts will be available to answer all your questions on the presentation and treatment of BFRBs including trichotillomania (hair-pulling disorder) and excoriation (skin-picking disorder). The presenters will discuss current best practices in cognitive-behavioral and medication treatments, as well as more novel approaches. Issues related to maintenance of treatment improvement over time will also be addressed.

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Ruth Golomb, LCPC

Behavior Therapy Center of Greater Washington, The Behavior Therapy Center of Greater Washington
Ruth Goldfinger Golomb, LCPC, is a senior clinician, supervisor, and a co-director of the training program at the Behavior Therapy Center of Greater Washington, where she has worked since the mid 1980's. Ms. Golomb specializes in treatment of anxiety disorders in children and adults... Read More →
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Darin Dougherty, MD

Massachusetts General Hospital/Harvard Medical School
Director, Neurotherapeutics Division, Massachusetts General HospitalAssociate Director, Psychiatric Neuroimaging ProgramDirector, Mood Disorders Section, Psychiatric Neuroimaging ProgramAssistant Professor of PsychiatryHarvard Medical SchoolDr. Darin D. Dougherty is the Director of... Read More →

Jon E Grant, MD, JD, MPH

Jon Grant is a Professor of Psychiatry & Behavioral Neuroscience at the University of Chicago, where he also supervises an outpatient clinic for addictive-impulsive-compulsive disorders. Professor Grant is the author of twelve books on impulsive and compulsive behaviors and over 300... Read More →
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Fred Penzel, PhD

Executive Director, Western Suffolk Psychological Services
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Nancy Keuthen, PhD

Massachusetts General Hospital/Harvard Medical School
Nancy J. Keuthen, PhD, is an Associate Professor of Psychology at Harvard Medical School and staff psychologist at Massachusetts General Hospital where she serves as the Co-Director of the Trichotillomania Clinic and the Chief Psychologist in the OCD Clinic. She sits on many editorial... Read More →

Sunday July 31, 2016 8:00am - 9:00am CDT
Chicago E, 5th Floor