The majority of your therapist’s practice is made up of clients with OCD.
Has an in-depth understanding of Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder as well as experience and training in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy as applied to OCD.
Explains the Obsessive-Compulsive Cycle and how OCD is reinforced and treated.
Uses Exposure with Response Prevention as one of their primary treatment approaches.
Assigns homework and expects the client to work consistently between sessions.
Coordinates in-vivo exposure in session which means you are “doing” in addition to “talking.”
Is willing to include field sessions or home visits where appropriate.
Stays up to date with the latest OCD research and is active in the larger OCD community.