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To learn more about the International OCD Foundation’s 23rd Annual OCD Conference, please visit http://ocd2016.org.
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Thursday, July 28 • 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Support Group for Parents of Teens with OCD

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This group will offer a safe place to meet other parents of adolescents struggling with OCD. Parents will find support, strength and resources to take home with them. Parent will have the opportunity to share their story and their struggles; hear from other parents and not feel alone; hear from others what is working and what is not working; how other parents are coping. Parents will leave having met other parents and the start of new connection to help them through their journey.

Speakers
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Linda Palmer

Linda Palmer is a foreign language teacher in a high performing school district in Western New York. She teaches many different types of students, including perfectionistic teens, students on the ASD spectrum and students with social/emotional challenges. She has led a book study for teachers who were interested in learning how to reach and teach students with anxiety. Linda and her husband have joined forces with the Parent... Read More →
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Peggy Thomas

Peggy Thomas became an advocate for those with unique learning needs when her son was diagnosed with Asperger's Syndrome at age 4. (Kevin is a junior in college now.) Since 2004, she's been the owner and director of a tutoring and test prep agency, and her team of tutors and college counselors have helped over 2500 students! These experiences prepared her for helping her daughter Carol continue to thrive in school despite 2 psych ward... Read More →


Thursday July 28, 2016 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Chicago D, 5th Floor

Attendees (27)