OCD Encouragement

Encouragement for OCD from Peace of Mind on Vimeo. You are not alone. There is always hope and help. Challenging your OCD is not easy but well worth it. Hear encouragement and hope from individuals going through the same thing as you. If you are looking for OCD resources (support...

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Not Alone Notes

Turning Pain into Purpose interview with Not Alone Notes The Peace of Mind Foundation interviews Morgan and Molly the creators of Not Alone Notes, a free service that sends handwritten letters of encouragement on handmade cards around the world to OCD sufferers and loved ones. Morgan and Molly share how...

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A Penny for your Intrusive Thoughts

Turning Pain into Purpose interview with A Penny for your Intrusive Thoughts It all began at the 2017 International OCD Foundation Annual Conference in San Francisco at a session about taboo intrusive thoughts. The session consisted of a panel of OCD sufferers moderated by Dr. Elizabeth McIngvale, who is open...

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Hannah Lovitt

Turning Pain into Purpose interview with Hannah Lovitt. Hannah Lovitt is a high school student at the Emery/Weiner School. She has struggled with anxiety since she was a young girl. She was diagnosed with OCD at twelve, although symptoms began showing up during elementary school. She has also struggled with...

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Ryan Bernstein

Turning Pain into Purpose Interview with Ryan Bernstein. Ryan Bernstein is a seventeen-year-old high school student with OCD. He is the founder and facilitator of Hand in Hand, a weekly OCD support group where he helps teens who struggle with anxiety learn new coping skills. As a national ambassador and...

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Coping with OCD during the Holidays

  Julia Bernstein 713-798-4710 Houston, TX – Dec 6, 2017, Share Dr. Elizabeth McIngvale, assistant professor in the Menninger Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences While the holidays are a joyful time, they also can be stressful, especially for those who live with obsessive-compulsive disorder. One Baylor College of Medicine expert...

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Volunteers Needed for Research Study

  You are invited to participate in a focus group discussion focusing on better understanding personal experiences with leaders and allies when living with an OCD diagnosis. Peace of Mind Foundation is in collaboration with Rice University research being undertaken by Assistant Professor Elizabeth McIngvale Ph.D., LMSW, Baylor College of...

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