Eagles' Haven Wellness Center July Parents Education Series: Hope and Healing Workshop
Jul
20
1:00 PM13:00

Eagles' Haven Wellness Center July Parents Education Series: Hope and Healing Workshop

Please join us for an engaging discussion about recovery and resiliency following traumatic events. Dr. Stephanie Sacks will be providing education regarding trauma exposure and common post-trauma difficulties. She will also provide education and resources for bolstering resilience and promoting recovery after traumas.

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OCD, Anxiety, & Obsessive-Compulsive Spectrum Disorders in Health Care
Sep
10
6:00 PM18:00

OCD, Anxiety, & Obsessive-Compulsive Spectrum Disorders in Health Care

  • 1200 North Federal Highway Boca Raton, FL, 33432 United States (map)
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Please Join Us For a Free Workshop Geared Towards Health Care & Medical Professionals!


Date: Tuesday, September 10th, 2019

Time: 6 PM to 8 PM (Doors open at 5:30pm for Networking)

Location: 1200 N. Federal Highway, Suite 200, Boca Raton, FL 33432


Sponsored by:

OCD Central & South Florida (www.ocdcsfl.org)

Affiliate of the International OCD Foundation (www.iocdf.org)


History & Mission of OCDCSFL

Founded in 2016 as an official affiliate of the IOCDF, OCD Central and South Florida (OCDCSFL) is a non-profit organization which seeks to promote the mission of IOCDF on a local level, in Central and South Florida. We work to educate the public and professional communities about OCD, in order to raise awareness and improve the quality of the treatment provided. We also seek to support research on OCD and related disorders, and work to improve access to information and resources for those with OCD and their families.


We will discuss common clinical presentations seen across health care settings: Gynecology, Dermatology, Primary Care, Cardiology, Emergency Rooms, Plastic Surgery, and other health care/medical settings. The workshop will include a review Clinical Assessment, Case Examples, Q&A, and Group Discussion.


Refreshments will be provided!


Workshop Led by Licensed Psychologists:

Marni L. Jacob, Ph.D., ABPP & Stephanie Sacks, Ph.D.



Topics Covered

  • Postpartum & Perinatal Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)

  • Hairpulling/Trichotillomania, Skin-picking/Excoriation Disorder, Body Dysmorphic Disorder

  • Postpartum Anxiety Disorders, Illness Anxiety Disorder, Panic Disorder



Registration:

Available at www.ocdcsfl.org under Events & Programs

Questions? Email us at: info@ocdcsfl.org


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International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies (ISTSS) 34th Annual Meeting
Nov
7
to Nov 11

International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies (ISTSS) 34th Annual Meeting

The ISTSS Annual Meeting was held in Washington DC this year. Many leaders in the field of Traumatic Stress provided workshops, webinars, panels and symposia regarding the latest research and clinical advancements in treating trauma-related distress, such as PTSD. Dr. Stephanie Sacks participated in a panel/symposium and disseminated research findings during an interactive poster session.

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