Jon Abramowitz, Ph.D., is Professor and Associate Chair of Psychology at the University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill. He researches OCD and its treatment. His recent book for OCD sufferers is Getting Over OCD: A 10-Step Workbook for Taking Back Your Life (2009, Guilford Press).Dr. Abramowitz serves on the Board of Directors of the Anxiety Disorders Association of America (ADAA). He is also a member of the Scientific Advisory Board and the Speaker's Bureau for the International OCD Foundation (IOCDF). He has made television and radio appearances to discuss OCD and anxiety disorders, and is regularly quoted in newspapers and magazine articles.