FEATURE FRIDAY: OCD Conference 2015

Treat yourself this July 31- August 2 and beat the heat by attending the Alpert Medical School’s, OCD Annual Conference, in Boston. Ever since 1993, the OCD Con has been the only national meeting focused completely on Obsessive Compulsive Disorder. This amazing event brings together individuals that suffer from OCD with medical professionals that aim to learn the latest OCD treatments. “The Conference features more than 100 presentations, workshops, and seminars as well as nearly two-dozen support groups and various evening events.” Presenters at this conference include top OCD Physicians and people with OCD who are eager to share their story and help others.

From OCD Conference’s website:
Several special interest tracks will also be featured during the conference, including:

-A 2-day dedicated track for Young Adults with OCD

-Our 3rd Annual Hoarding Meeting for therapists, researchers, caregivers, and individuals with Hoarding Disorder

-A PANDAS/PANS mini-track for therapists, researchers, and caregivers

-A dedicated track for Spanish-speaking attendees (en Español)

-A Body Dysmorphic Disorder (BDD) mini-track for therapists, researchers, and caregivers

In addition to the 3-day workshop schedule, the conference will also feature special programs, including:

-Dr. Reid Wilson’s 2-Day OCD Treatment Program (additional fee applies)

-Nightly support groups

-Evening social activities

-Professional Training Programs (CE credits available)

This world renown event is put on by Brown University, Alpert Medical School’s, CME Department and will be held at the beautiful Westin Waterfront Hotel. Make sure to register and book your room early and you can find information about the program here. If you have any questions about CME Credit or speaking opportunities, contact the OCD Conference team here.