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A Look Inside | Is Fred in the Refrigerator?

  Is Fred in the Refrigerator? Taming and Reclaiming My Life by Shala Nicely, LPC In the eight years since I discovered exposure and response prevention therapy (ERP), the evidence-based treatment for OCD, I’ve developed an arsenal of ERP-enhancing tools to strengthen my recovery. The following excerpt from my new...

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BCM: How to Improve your Body Confidence

Julia Bernstein 713-798-4710 Houston, TX – Feb 28, 2018 share Dr. Elizabeth McIngvale, assistant professor in the Menninger Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences When it comes to self-acceptance and how we feel about our bodies, we can be hard on ourselves. So how can we improve our attitudes about...

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Menninger Saved Her Life by KHOU11

MENNINGER SAVED HER LIFE Dr. Liz McIngvale and her father Jim McIngvale talk about the life-saving help Liz received at Menninger. GREAT-DAY-HOUSTON Author: Great Day Houston Staff Published: 11:44 AM CDT May 23, 2018 Updated: 11:45 AM CDT May 23, 2018

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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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