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Shame, Consciousness, and Disgust in BDD and OCD

NEW STUDY THE ROLE OF SHAME, SELF-CONSCIOUSNESS, AND DISGUST IN BDD AND OCD Bio Behavioral Institute is investingating a little known area of BDD and OCD! In the past 30 years, researchers have extensively studied the role of anxiety and depression in these disorders, but little is known about the variety of other emotions experienced by individuals with BDD and

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Free Monthly OCD Support Group

FREE MONTHLY OCD SUPPORT GROUP.   Free long standing therapist facilitated OCD support group on the last Wednesday of every month from 7:30 – 9:00pm.  No sign-up required, but please call us (516) 487-7116 between 10am – 5pm on the day of the meeting to confirm.  Open to family and friends. Please note that our next meetings are scheduled for: January

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PODCAST on Depersonalization Disorder

Dr. Neziroglu describes little-known but common depersonalization disorder (DPD), its relationship to anxiety disorders, and methods of treatment.  Click here for the PODCAST.

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Are you an obsessive compulsive eater? Take this quiz

Almost everyone thinks about food daily, craves certain food, and struggles with thoughts about food while dieting, but not everyone suffers from obsessive compulsive eating.  Click here to take a quiz to see if you may suffer from obsessive compulsive eating.

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New Book:Overcoming Depersonalization Disorder

Dr. Fugen Neziroglu’s and Katharine Donnelly’s new book “Overcoming Depersonalization Disorder: A Mindfulness and Acceptance Guide to Conquering Feelings of Numbness and Unreality” is being released this month.  Please click here to purchase via amazon.com.  Click here to learn more about depersonalization.  Do you suffer from depersonalization disorder?  Take this quiz.

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Powerpoint: Depersonalization: Clinical Features and Treatment Approaches

Depersonalization: Clinical Features and Treatment Approaches Depersonalization: Clinical Features and Treatment Approaches – Presentation Transcript DEPERSONALIZATION: CLINICAL FEATURES AND TREATMENT APPROACHES Fugen Neziroglu, Ph.D. & Katharine Donnelly, M.A. Bio-Behavioral Institute Great Neck, NY 11021 What is Depersonalization? Depersonalization is conceptualized as a psychological numbing reaction that is evoked during times of extreme stress, representing an adaptive mechanism when experienced during

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Powerpoint: OCD Spectrum Disorders

OCD Spectrum Disorders OCD Spectrum Disorders – Presentation Transcript Body Dysmorphic Disorder, Hypochondriasis, Hoarding, and other OCD Spectrum Disorders; Comparing and Contrasting Treatments with OCD Fugen Neziroglu Ph.D., ABBP, ABPP Bio-Behavioral Institute Great Neck, NY www.biobehavioralinstitute.com Obsessive Compulsive Spectrum Disorders We identify disorders on the OC spectrum because: They all share in common obsessions and/or compulsions They have similar symptomatology,

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