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Free Webinar: When Kids Resist Treatment (or Helping Kids When They Don’t Want Your Help)

When Kids Resist Treatment (or Helping Kids When They Don’t Want Your Help) August 10, 2015 7:00 pm ET (6:00 pm CT / 5:00 pm MT / 4:00 pm PT) Eli R. Lebowitz, PhD Clinical Psychologist Assistant Professor, Child Study … Continue reading

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Research Study for Social Anxiety Disorder

Social Anxiety Disorder is characterized by feelings of self-conciousness and gives rise to unrealistic feelings of being watched, being judged and criticized by others.  About 750,000 Canadians suffer from this disorder. We are conducting a clinical research study evaluating a … Continue reading

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Treatment research study using probiotics for OCD

We are currently recruiting adults (ages 18-65) for a study using a natural health supplement to treat individuals with OCD. This study will involve: a comprehensive assessment to determine eligibility provide biological samples, before and after treatment. Please contact Jasmine … Continue reading

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Free Webinar: Exercise Against Anxiety and Depression

Watch the recorded webinar here. Exercise Against Anxiety and Depression June 3, 2015 7:00 pm ET (6:00 pm CT / 5:00 pm MT / 4:00 pm PT) Register here. Michael Otto, PhD Professor of Psychology and Director of the Translational … Continue reading

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Mental Health Week, May 4-10, 2015

It’s Mental Health Week, find ways to get involved by clicking HERE. #MHW2015 and #GetLoud

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Mobile Mental Health Apps: Rebooting Clinical Practice?

With the rising number of smart phone users, there is a growing interest in mental health apps. While there is immense potential associated with these apps, users should be aware and cautious of their current limitations. Read more about this issue … Continue reading

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Free Webinar: Understanding and Treating Hoarding Disorder (March 18, 2015)

Watch the recorded webinar here. Understanding and Treating Hoarding Disorder March 18, 2015 7:00 pm ET (6:00 pm CT / 5:00 pm MT / 4:00 pm PT) Kiara Timpano, PhD Assistant Professor Director, Program for Anxiety, Stress & OCD Department … Continue reading

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Healthy Adults needed for a research study

    We are currently recruiting healthy participants for a research study looking at gut bacteria. If interested, please click the poster to learn more. Alternatively, you can contact Jasmine at 905-921-7644 or turnaj@mcmaster.ca  

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A New Resource for Body Dysmorphic Disorder (BDD)

The International OCD Foundation (IOCDF) has put together a page for BDD sufferers including information about the disorder, associated treatment and resources to find help. Click HERE to visit this page.  

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10 Mobile Apps That Deliver Advice and Therapy

Following a list of mobile apps, Dr. Van Ameringen comments on the need for regulating mental health apps in this Scientific American article. To see apps rated by mental health professionals involved in the Anxiety and Depression Association of America (ADAA), click … Continue reading

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