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Friday, July 18 • 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Support Group for Individuals with Sexual and/or Violent Obsessions

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Sexual and violent obsessions in OCD are common but frequently unrecognized or misunderstood. This support group is focused on helping people understand their symptoms, distinguish between obsessions and mental compulsions, and identify effective exposures to combat symptoms. Participants may also discuss their experiences of stigma, shame, and rejection surrounding their symptoms in a supportive environment. 


Simone Leavell Bruce

Therapist- Psychological Associate, Behavioral Wellness Counseling Clinic

Chad Wetterneck, PhD

Chad Wetterneck, Ph.D., is cognitive behavioral specialist and clinical supervisor at Rogers Memorial Hospital where he works primarily with OCD.  He was formerly an Assistant Professor at the University of Houston – Clear Lake, where he directed an OCD and OC-spectrum disorders specialty center, and was the co-director of research at the Houston OCD Program. Dr. Wetterneck received six years of training at two leading... Read More →
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Monnica Williams, PhD

Director, Center for Mental Health Disparities, University of Louisville
Monnica Williams, Ph.D., is the Director of the Center for Mental Health Disparities and Associate Professor of Psychology at the University of Louisville. She completed undergraduate studies at MIT and UCLA, and received her doctorate from the University of Virginia. Dr. Williams has authored over sixty scholarly publications, focused primarily on OCD and cultural issues. She is also a member of the IOCDF Scientific Advisory Board and the... Read More →

Friday July 18, 2014 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Westside, Plaza Level

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