Just a few quick announcements:
1) The 2012 meeting of the International Obsessive-Compulsive Foundation (IOCDF) is just a week away.
The IOCDF conference marks the perfect convergence of all things OCD-related. In attendance are some of the best clinicians and researchers in the field. Many of these individuals will be presenting talks related to OCD … (read more)
Think about the most significant health scare you have ever experienced. Then multiply this experience by a factor of about 10. Unfortunately, this is a daily reality for many individuals suffering from health-related anxiety, a debilitating condition that can have devastating effects on one’s mood, relationships, and ability to function in academic and professional … (read more)
Mindfulness & ACT-based Approaches to Therapy
Mindfulness & Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)-based approaches to treatment might (Hayes, Strosahl, & Wilson, 2003) ask you to consider the truth of the following statement:
I hurt; therefore, I suffer.
Most of us would probably agree that suffering is usually borne out of hurt. But this doesn’t mean … (read more)