Obsessive-Compulsive and Related Disorders
The International OCD Foundation was founded by a group of people with OCD in 1986. It is an international not-for-profit organization that provides resources for patients, families, and providers. Search their Find Help directory to locate a provider or support group near you. The local affiliate in Massachusetts is OCD Massachusetts.
The OCD and Families website was started by Lee Baer, Ph.D. (1955-2017) to provide information for family members and OCD sufferers to address many of the most common communication problems in OCD treatment.
Adult Intensive Cognitive Behavioral Treatment Program (AICBT) Program at Mass General offers intensive cognitive behavioral treatment for a range of anxiety and obsessive-compulsive spectrum disorders.
The Hoarding Resources in Massachusetts was put together by the MassHousing and the Massachusetts Statewide Steering Committee on Hoarding (SSCH). Additionally, if you are looking for help for hoarding in Massachusetts, please contact the North Shore Center for Hoarding and Cluttering.
Tourette Association of America (TAA) provides resources for patients, families, and providers on Tourette Syndrome and Chronic Tic Disorder.
The TLC Foundation for Body-Focused Repetitive Behaviors provides resources for patients, families, and providers looking for help with trichotillomania (hair pulling disorder) and excoriation (skin picking) disorder.
Association for Cognitive & Behavioral Therapies (ABCT) is a multidisciplinary organization committed to the advancement of scientific approaches to the understanding and improvement of human functioning through the investigation and application of behavioral, cognitive, and other evidence-based principles to the assessment, prevention, treatment of human problems, and the enhancement of health and well-being.
The Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) Program at Massachusetts General Hospital provides advanced clinical care to patients, furthers CBT research, and educates healthcare professionals, students and the general public about CBT.
The mission of the Child Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) Program at Massachusetts General Hospital is to provide state-of-the-art cognitive behavioral therapy to children, adolescents and young adults with a range of emotional and behavioral problems.
Anxiety and Depression
Anxiety & Depression Society of American (ADAA) is a national nonprofit organization dedicated to the prevention, treatment, and cure of anxiety, depression, and related disorders and to improving the lives of all people who suffer from them.
The Center for Anxiety and Traumatic Stress Disorders and Complicated Grief Program at Massachusetts General Hospital conducts state-of-the-art research aimed at improving the standard of care for people suffering from anxiety disorders.
The Depression Clinical & Research Program (DCRP) at Massachusetts General Hospital is considered one of the leading centers for the study of unipolar depressive disorders worldwide.
Other Related Disorders
The mission of the Eating Disorders Clinical and Research Program at Massachusetts General Hospital is to provide the highest quality patient care, clinical research, professional training, and public education about eating disorders.
The Massachusetts General Hospital’s Movement Disorders Unit sees patients from around the world for everything from the most common to the rarest of movement disorders.