Gail Steketee, Ph.D. and Kerrin White, M.D. When Once is Not Enough: Help for Obsessive Compulsives.
Lee Baer, Ph.D. Getting Control: Overcoming Your Obsessions and Compulsions.
Edna B. Foa, Ph.D. and Reid Wilson, Ph.D. Stop Obsessing! How to Overcome Your Obsessions and Compulsions.
Fugen Neziroglu, Ph.D. and Jose A. Yaryura-Tobias, M.D. Over and Over Again: Understanding Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder.
states that its mission is to educate the public and professionals, provide assistance to those with OCD, and support research. Among the information found at this site:
OCD newsletter providing information on research, resources, and treatment
Information on an annual three day conference on OCD for patients, professionals, and other interested individuals
Information on the Behavior Therapy Institute (provides OCD training for professionals)
Available research grants as well as a place to recruit subjects and to become part of an ongoing study
OCD support groups
Online forum for OCD sufferers to share personal stories
Located in midtown Manhattan next to Grand Central Station, Dr. Robert Udewitz provides psychological tools to improve the lives of adults and children by combining cognitive behavior therapy and biofeedback approaches. This site contains information on:
Various types of problems experienced by adults with behavior difficulties.
Treatments for children dealing with problems such as anxiety, OCD, Hyperactivity, etc.
Different types of treatment approaches including Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy, Biofeedback, Stress Management and Relaxation and others.
Articles on behavior therapy.
This Website is the personal page of an individual with OCD. She includes information such as:
Pictures from the OCD Conference
Definition of OCD (includes DSM IV definition)
What to look for in a therapist
Personal OCD humor, poetry, and success stories
Information on books and articles
OCD chat room for AOL users
It contains information on:
Description of OCD, as well as possible causes and key features of the disorder
Treatments (behavior therapy and medication)
Tips on what the family can do
Books and videos
Links to NIMH homepage
At Dr. Grohol's Mental Health Page you will find:
Mailing lists for professionals and consumers
Frequently asked questions
Mental health chats
is a source for mental health and applied behavioral science professionals. Here you will find:
Ongoing discussions on various therapies
Organizations and Information groups
contains information for both the professional and consumer about anxiety disorders, including information regarding:
Self help groups and listings of professional therapists
Mental help was first launched in 1995 and is a recipient of many awards including the "Forbes Favorite" mental health website. It provides:
Information about various disorders
News articles published by professionals in the field
Self help resources
is a private, outpatient clinic specializing in Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (CBT) for the treatment of OCD, and related OC Spectrum Disorders and Anxiety Disorders, including:
Social Anxiety / Social Phobia
Body Dysmorphic Disorder (BDD)
Hypochondria / Health Anxiety
Trichotillomania (compulsive hair pulling)
Dermatillomania (compulsive skin picking)