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Ruth Golomb, LCPC

The Behavior Therapy Center of Greater Washington
Behavior Therapy Center of Greater Washington
Silver Spring, MD
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. She has conducted numerous workshops and seminars, and participated as an expert in panel discussions covering many topics including Tourette Syndrome, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, Trichotillomania, and providing cognitive behavior therapy (CBT) for anxious adults. In addition to publishing articles for professional journals and newsletters, Ms Golomb is an author of "The Hair Pulling 'Habit' and You: How to Solve the Trichotillomania Puzzle" a book describing the comprehensive treatment of trichotillomania in children and “Stay Out of My Hair” and “A Parent Guide to Hair Pulling Disorder: Effective Parenting Strategies for Children with Trichotillomania,” books designed to educate, guide, and support parents of children with trichotillomania. Ms Golomb is also an author of “Psychological Interventions for Children with Sensory Dysregulation.” She is a member of the Scientific Advisory Board for The TLC Foundation for BFRBs.