Building Your ERP Toolbox for Treating OCD
December 4 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmFree
ABOUT THE PROGRAM
Exposure with Response Prevention is the foundation for empowering your clients to take back their life from Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD). Fine-tuning your imaginal and in vivo exposure skills will help your client be prepared to battle the ever-changing and tricky nature of OCD.
REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR ALL ATTENDEES PRIOR TO THE EVENT
Check in will begin 15 minutes prior to the program beginning. Due to video filming, late attendees will be asked to view the presentation in the Green Room.
PARKING AND BUILDING LOCATION
The best way to locate our building is to search 5025 Riverway Drive, Houston TX 77056 in your GPS and it should take you to the corner adjacent to our building.
Due to ongoing construction in our area, please refer to our Designated Program Parking Areas map for directions on where to park. Designated parking areas will be highlighted in blue. Please do not park in the areas highlighted in red.
ABOUT THE SPEAKER
Elizabeth McIngvale, PhD, Co-Director of Houston OCD Program, Founder of The Peace of Mind Foundation
Dr. Elizabeth McIngvale’s clinical interest focus on OCD, anxiety disorders, mental health stigma and access to mental health care. Dr. McIngvale maintains an active clinical, research and leadership role as the co-director of the Houston OCD Program. She is the founder of the Peace of Mind Foundation, a non-profit foundation dedicated to OCD.
Dr. McIngvale operates ocdchallenge.org, a free self-help website for OCD which is live in 6 languages and serves nearly 4,000 individuals. She was the first ever national spokesperson for the International Obsessive Compulsive Foundation where she now serves on their board of directors.
She received her bachelors and master’s degrees in social work from Loyola University Chicago, her Ph.D. in social work at the University of Houston and is currently pursuing her MBA from Kellogg’s School of Business Management at Northwestern University. Dr. McIngvale engages in advocacy, clinical work, research and teaching related to OCD and anxiety disorders. She is a renowned speaker on both the local and national level speaking on behalf of OCD, mental illness and mental health stigma.