Reliability and Validity of a Structured Interview for Anxiety, Mood, and OCD and Related Disorders

Eligibility Criteria
  • Adults age 18 and older
  • Those experiencing symptoms of body dysmorphic disorder, skin picking disorder, trichotillomania, or agoraphobia.

 

Exclusion Criteria
  • Children younger than age 18
  • Adults who are not capable of providing informed consent, individuals with conservators, or those unable to read and speak English proficiently.
State
Connecticut

Helping the Families of Treatment-Refusers

Alec Pollard, PhD

Founder and Director, Saint Louis Behavioral Medicine Institute Anxiety Disorders Center
Professor, Community and Family Medicine at Saint Louis University

Dr. Pollard gives advice to family members who live with someone who refuses treatment for OCD and anxiety disorders Dr. Pollard gives advice to family members who live with someone who refuses treatment for OCD and anxiety disorders and explains a strategy that teaches family members to shape treatment-seeking behavior in someone with an anxiety disorder.

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