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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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Friday, July 29 • 7:00pm - 8:30pm
GOAL Support Group

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The GOAL group presented here was started in the spring of 1981, and is the oldest and longest running OCD support group in the country. The group will begin with a brief presentation describing the structure of the group and how each part of the meeting fulfills the needs of its members. This will be followed by attendees participating in the planning phase of a GOAL meeting. In doing so, they will begin to gain some control over their OCD. Participants, families, and professionals will observe experienced group leaders guide attendees into choosing achievable goals.

Speakers
avatar for Jonathan Grayson, PhD

Jonathan Grayson, PhD

Director, The Grayson LA Treatment Ctr for Anxiety & OCD
Jonathan B. Grayson, Ph.D. is a licensed psychologist (PSY26643) specializing in the treatment of OCD for over 35 years and is a nationally recognized expert and author of Freedom from Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, a self-help guide for sufferers. Dr. Grayson has presented workshops and written numerous articles and book chapters for both professional and lay audiences. His work and expertise has been featured in national media... Read More →
avatar for Jon Hershfield, MFT

Jon Hershfield, MFT

Director, The OCD and Anxiety Center of Greater Baltimore
Jon Hershfield, MFT, is a psychotherapist who specializes in mindfulness-based cognitive behavioral therapy for obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) and related disorders and is licensed in the states of Maryland and California. He is director of The OCD and Anxiety Center of Greater Baltimore in Hunt Valley, MD. Previous to entering fulltime private practice, Jon was associate director of the UCLA Pediatric OCD Intensive Outpatient... Read More →


Friday July 29, 2016 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Salon I, 7th Floor

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