MI Obsessive Compulsive

Ep 70 – MI in the Treatment of Obsessive Compulsive Disorder

MI in the Treatment of Obsessive Compulsive Disorder

Glenn and Seb welcomed Dr. Jim Carter to the podcast to discuss his work applying MI to the treatment of Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD).MI Obsessive Compulsive Jim enjoys providing clinical services, consultation, and staff training focused on integrating MI and Cognitive Behavioral Therapies.  He has been a licensed clinical psychologist since 1999 and is currently a member of Motivational Interviewing Network of Trainers, a diplomate for the Academy of Cognitive Behavior Therapy, and a certified behavior therapist by the International OCD Foundation Behavior Therapy Training Institute.  Dr. Carter recently founded a specialized online clinic called OCD123 that is available to persons residing in California seeking integrated evidence-based therapies. 

Episode index:

00:00 – Opening and episode preview

05:15 – Jim’s early MI story

14:45 – What is Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)?

26:10 – How to help people with OCD 

32:00 – Using “experiments” 

40:15 – How our minds work and alternatives for when we get stuck

51:00 – Role play – Helping a new father with fears of contamination 

62:30 – Role play debrief

73:30 – Closing comments

77:57 – End of episode

Contact information:

Website and contact: www.ocd123.us

International OCD Foundation: https://iocdf.org/

For suggestions, questions and to enquire about training in Motivational Interviewing contact Glenn & Sebastian

Email: podcast@glennhinds.com


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