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Thursday, July 17 • 8:30pm - 10:00pm
Storytelling for Grownups: How Exposure to Stories and Metaphors can Enhance Understanding and Treatment of OCD

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OCD symptoms and treatments are sometimes so strange that illustrative stories can often be the best way to communicate and learn about them. In this workshop, Dr. Weg will read stories to the adult participants and then ask them to share their perceptions of how each story represents certain aspects of the experience of OCD and/or its treatment. We strongly encourage (but do not require) all participants to join the presenter in coming in their pajamas. We are looking to create a warm, cozy and intimate environment that is fun, educational, and compelling, and will serve to help build a shared sense of community. Fuzzy slippers are optional! 


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Allen Weg, EdD

Founder/Executive Director, Stress & Anxiety Services of New Jersey, LLC
Dr. Allen Weg is a New Jersey Licensed Psychologist. He is Founder and Director of Stress and Anxiety Services of New Jersey, a clinic with offices in East Brunswick and Springfield, New Jersey, specializing in evidence-based therapies for OCD spectrum disorders, Anxiety Disorders, and Body Focused Repetitive Behaviors in children, adolescents, and adults. | He is Co-Founder and President of OCD New Jersey and is member of the... Read More →


Thursday July 17, 2014 8:30pm - 10:00pm
Pacific & Palisades, California Level

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