Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD) Therapists in Boston, MA

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TCA Counseling Group
Counselor, MA, LMHC, CTMH
Verified
Additionally, I have specialized training from McLean Hospital at the OCD Institute (OCDI) in using CBT (Exposure Therapy) and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT).
It can be difficult navigating the many challenges life throws at you, and it is easy to get stuck in a negative cycle of thinking, feeling and behaving. Together, we will focus on what is right with you and not on what is wrong with you in order to help you benefit from hardships, identify solutions, increase your happiness and find a better sense of well-being and purpose.
(617) 477-8776 
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Boston, MA 02116
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Loren Esposito, LICSW, LLC
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MSW, LICSW
Verified
I have advanced training in the treatment of OCD thru the International OCD Foundation (IOCDF) .
Treatment for: Anxiety, OCD ,Grief, self-esteem, relationships, transitions,with CBT, ERP, EMDR, ACT, TIST, Eclectic I have helped many clients thru a variety of treatment needs, goals, issues. I am easy to connect with and offer 20 years of excellent experience to clarify your concerns. Together we identify obstacles and thinking/ behavioral patterns which may or may not be helping. Next we explore treatment goals that you seek to achieve. My training can help you learn skills to help yourself. I offer a supportive, environment for our sessions. I have successfully worked with clients to improve many concerns brought to therapy.
(508) 406-9964 
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Boston, MA 02110
Not accepting new clients
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OCD Associates
Psychologist, PhD
Verified
OCD Associates is a practice that specializes in the use of Rumination-Focused ERP (Exposure with Response Prevention) to treat OCD . RF-ERP offers a time-limited, highly systematic, yet gentler approach to exposure. We are happy to work with severe and complex cases, including cases that have not responded to previous treatment. We treat all types of OCD , including Pure O and sensorimotor OCD . In addition to OCD , we also treat other forms of anxiety, panic, phobia, BDD, and BFRBs. To learn more about our approach, please visit ocdassociates.com, and don't hesitate to reach out with any questions you may have.
(857) 216-6951 
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Boston, MA 02115
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Taylor A Burke
Psychologist, PhD
Verified
Update - 5/16/22: I am currently accepting new clients. I provide individual therapy to adolescents and young adults experiencing anxiety, obsessive -compulsive disorder, and related symptoms. I employ empirically-supported treatments including Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Exposure and Response Prevention, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, and Dialectical Behavior Therapy in my treatment approach. Additionally, I provide parent-based treatment for youth with anxiety, drawing from Supportive Parenting for Anxious Childhood Emotions (SPACE).
(617) 229-7262 
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Boston, MA 02114
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Katie Lee Loatman
Psychologist, PhD
Verified
I offer compassionate, non-judgmental treatment for adolescents and adults struggling with anxiety, depression, OCD and substance use issues. Using research-based techniques, I help clients create a toolbox of skills to use in times of distress, and provide a warm and supportive environment for self-exploration and growth. I am an Assistant Psychologist and Instructor in Psychology at McLean Hospital/Harvard Medical School.
(914) 229-9738 
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Boston, MA 02116
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Chia Hsuan Sabrina Chang
Psychologist, PhD
Verified
*Accepting new clients* You are starting therapy because you have the courage to leave behind the familiar in pursuit of something different. In therapy, we will translate this strength into meaningful changes in your life. I am a fully licensed, Harvard-trained psychologist with expertise in post-traumatic stress disorder, race-based trauma/stress, social anxiety disorder, panic disorder, generalized anxiety disorder, and obsessive compulsive disorder. I am also interested in navigating life transitions, role changes and grief alongside my client. You can expect to sit across from a therapist that is warm, authentic and empowering.
(857) 887-4844 
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Boston, MA 02116
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Jessica Rasmussen
Psychologist, PhD
Verified
I am trained in and provide specialized CBT for Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, Body Dysmorphic Disorder, Hoarding, Skin Picking and Trichotillomania.
I am a licensed psychologist who provides individual therapy for a wide array of adults in downtown Boston, MA. I am specialized in the delivery of evidence-based cognitive-behavioral therapy for a wide range of issues including, anxiety disorders, obsessive -compulsive spectrum disorders and depression. Therapeutic techniques that I frequently use include exposure and response prevention and cognitive-therapy, as well as mindfulness based strategies. I highly value the therapeutic relationship and believe that it can be instrumental in the treatment process.
(617) 819-8408 
Boston, MA 02110
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Samuel Skeen
Psychologist, PsyD
Verified
I see individuals with a wide range of ages and presenting concerns, however I specialize in treating anxiety, OCD , and in adolescent psychotherapy.
With any and all presenting concerns, I provide a warm, non-judgmental environment. I have an integrative approach, with a particular focus on motivational enhancement, insight oriented exploration of past experiences, and when appropriate, specific tools and coping strategies. I use a number of research backed cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) protocols, which are proven to be effective in treating anxiety and depression. However, I am careful to use these methods in the context of a client centered and welcoming environment which accounts for an individual's particular needs, experiences, and readiness to change.
(484) 406-4289 
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Boston, MA 02116
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Alex Wheeler
Psychologist, PhD
Verified
Other search terms: HOCD, SO- OCD , sexual orientation OCD , ROCD, relationship OCD , POCD, intrusive thoughts, violent thoughts, retroactive jealousy, real event OCD ; somatic OCD ; BFRB, TTM, hair-pulling, skin-picking; social anxiety, health anxiety, hypochondriasis, body dysmorphic disorder.
I specialize in treating children, teenagers, and adults with OCD , anxiety, and related issues (including "Pure O" OCD , Tourette syndrome and tics, and Body-Focused Repetitive Behaviors such as trichotillomania and excoriation). I approach these issues using a type of Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (CBT) called Exposure and Response Prevention (ERP), with an emphasis on how chronic worry drives anxiety. This approach to treatment is a time-limited, systematic, yet gentler approach to exposure. I am currently a psychologist with the practice OCD Associates. For more information please visit drmichaeljgreenberg.com/ocdassociates
(617) 393-5902 
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Boston, MA 02108
Offers online therapy
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Berta Jane Summers
Psychologist, PhD
Verified
I received my training at Harvard Medical School / Massachusetts General Hospital and specialize in the assessment and treatment of obsessive -compulsive and related disorders.
Are you struggling with intrusive thoughts, chronic distress anchored to "what if..." scenarios, or crippled by daily uncertainty? Do you find yourself engaging in time-consuming rituals, mental compulsions, reassurance-seeking, or avoidance behaviors in order to ward off feared consequences or make things 'just right'? You may be experiencing symptoms of OCD and might greatly benefit from exposure and response prevention (ERP) techniques aimed at conquering the obsessive -compulsive cycle that is keeping you from living your life flexibly and joyfully!
 
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Boston, MA 02110
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Jennifer Ragan
Psychologist, PhD
Verified
I received training through Harvard University and Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) in the treatment of OCD , hypochondriasis, Panic Disorder, Generalized Anxiety Disorder, and Social Anxiety. I continue to serve as a staff psychologist in the OCD and related disorders clinic at MGH and supervise psychology interns part-time. The rest of my time is devoted to seeing patients in my private practice. I use the most up-to-date, empirically-validated treatments to help my patients achieve real results by reducing active symptoms and improving their quality of life. I offer daytime and evening hours.
(617) 607-4941 
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Boston, MA 02110
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Jennifer Alosso
Psychologist, PsyD
Verified
I am a clinical psychologist specializing in the treatment of anxiety, obsessive compulsive disorder and OCD related disorders.
www.DrJenAlosso.com
(617) 571-6099 
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Boston, MA 02116
Not accepting new clients
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NOCD- Therapists for OCD
Psychologist, PhD
Verified
Imagine what life would be like if you weren't bothered by OCD . NOCD is here to help you regain peace of mind. NOCD is a digital health company that’s focused on effectively treating people with Obsessive Compulsive Disorder. Inside the NOCD mobile app, you can work with one of our licensed mental health therapists with specialty training in OCD . When your therapist isn’t available, access support communities and therapeutic tools - so that you are never alone. NOCD’s protocol has been proven to reduce OCD severity by 40% in less than 10 weeks.
(616) 202-5260 
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Boston, MA 02109
Offers online therapy
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OCD & Anxiety Treatment Center - Asheville, PLLC
Psychologist, PsyD
Verified
Deb Osgood-Hynes, Psy.D.: Doctoral degree in 1993. Internship and post-doc at Massachusetts General Hospital (Boston). Continued at MGH and Harvard Medical School for 15 years. Founding staff in opening the OCD Institute at McLean Hospital. After 11 years there, final position before leaving OCDI was Director of Psychological Services and Director of Training. Served on OCD Foundation Scientific Advisory Board for 7 years. Owner of company in MA (LLC) offering CBT to diversity of clients for 12 years. Relocated to NC; received license 2017. Now have new company in NC. Accepting new clients! Any questions, give me a call.
(828) 820-2000 
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Boston, MA 02114
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Catherine Goldhouse
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LICSW, LCSW, MSW
Verified
I also trained at the OCD Institute, the nation’s first and foremost treatment center for obsessive -compulsive disorder.
I received my bachelor's degree from Brown University and my master’s degree from Boston College. I combine the practicality of CBT with the depth of psychodynamic therapy to provide individuals and couples a safe, supportive space in which to understand the unhealthy patterns in their lives and experience new ways of thinking, feeling, and engaging with the world.
(857) 321-8816 
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Boston, MA 02116
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Colette Coleman
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MSW, LICSW
Verified
Cognitive-behavior therapy (CBT) is considered to be one of the most effective therapies for anxiety and depression. CBT with exposure and response prevention (ERP) is the first-line treatment modality for obsessive -compulsive disorder ( OCD ). I have extensive training and experience working with clients who suffer from OCD and OC related disorders such as excessive concerns about health or concerns about appearance. I have over 30 years of experience working in mental health and over 10 years working with individuals who suffer from OCD and other related anxiety disorders.
(978) 733-0906 
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Boston, MA 02196
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Lisa W Coyne
Psychologist, MA, PhD
Verified
I am psychologist licensed in Massachusetts, and Founder of the New England Center for OCD and Anxiety.
I am not currently accepting new clients. I specialize in treating children, teens, and adults with OCD , anxiety, or related issues, and have nearly 20 years of experience. My goal is to help individuals who are struggling to build lives that they love - and it is an honor to journey with them to grow and thrive. My approach includes CBT (Exposure and Response Prevention; ERP) and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT). I provide individual and group therapy, consultation, assessment, and transition services for youth moving across levels of care. I also supervise and train for other clinicians, nationally and internationally.
(781) 517-7554 
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Boston, MA 02114
Not accepting new clients
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Kristen Bettencourt
Psychologist, PsyD
Verified
With a warm, down-to-earth, and supportive style, I help clients work through challenges such as depression, anxiety, OCD , relationship difficulties, life transitions, academic and career concerns, and creative blocks. Whether we are working to help you become more mindful, flexible and aware; reflecting on patterns that may be getting in your way; identifying sources of meaning and purpose in your life; or exploring aspects of your identity, my goal is to help you work through what brings you into therapy and to help you thrive.
(617) 849-9901 
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Boston, MA 02215
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Jayme M Valdez
Counselor, MA, LMHC
Verified
Are you struggling with chronic anxiety, unwanted and intrusive thoughts, phobias, or OCD ? We are here to help. Clearview OCD Counseling, LLC employs experienced specialists who use the latest evidence-based techniques for the treatment of anxiety, phobias, and OCD . We arm clients with information that makes sense of their symptoms and aim to get quick relief from intrusive and anxious thoughts by using a fluid combination of ERP, ACT, and CBT. Let us help you live a valued life where avoidance and fear are things of the past.
(917) 924-9541 
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Boston, MA 02110
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Taylor Krulac
Licensed Professional Counselor, MA, LPC
Verified
As a clinical practicum student at McLean Hospital, a Harvard Medical School Teaching Hospital, I worked at the OCD Institute with direct training in Exposure Response Prevention (ERP).
I am passionate about my work and my clients' treatment progress. I am eager to get to know you, to get to know your therapy goals, and to get to know how we can tailor the treatment and therapy approach to uplift your current circumstance to achieve your ultimate potential while revitalizing your life passion and strengths. l work with adolescents and adults. I specialize working with individuals' presenting with a variety of mood disorders such as OCD , depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, and acute crisis behaviors. Look no further! I believe there is hope and success with treatment.
(864) 641-0194 
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Office is near:
Boston, MA 02108
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Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD) Therapists
Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) is an anxiety disorder in which people have unwanted and repeated thoughts, feelings, ideas, sensations (obsessions), or behaviors that make them feel driven to do something (compulsions). It affects children, kids, teens and adults. Often the person carries out the behaviors to get rid of the obsessive thoughts, but this only provides temporary relief. Not performing the obsessive rituals can cause great anxiety. A person's level of OCD can be anywhere from mild to severe, but if severe and left untreated, it can destroy a person's capacity to function at work, at school or even to lead a comfortable existence in the home.

If you're looking for help with OCD therapy in Boston or for a Boston OCD therapist ,these professionals provide OCD treatment and obsessive compulsive disorder treatment. They include OCD therapists, OCD psychologists, OCD psychotherapists and OCD counselors in Boston. They can help with Boston OCD counseling, OCD symptoms, OCD children, obsessive compulsive disorder, and OCPD.

Hair-pulling (trichotillomania) and skin picking (dematillomania), collectively referred to as Body Focused Repetitive Behaviors, are classified as OCD-related disorders. Treatment for trichotillomiania in Boston or TTM or hair pulling in Boston or skin picking can be found from these therapists.