On Demand OCD & Anxiety Lecture Series: Growth Mindset in OCD Treatment: Revising Attitude and Increasing Expertise for Healthier Lives

This presentation was originally reviewed on April 18, 2024, and in person and live streamed online on April 19, 2024, from 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm ET

The views and opinions expressed by this presenter in this lecture are their own, and do not represent the views of Sheppard Pratt.

This presentation connects cognitive and behavioral interventions in OCD treatment with a growth mindset and value-based approach in mind. It covers (1) designing and implementing effective Exposure and Response Prevention (ERP) interventions, (2) identifying thinking styles and connecting them to ERP for a healthier cognitive outlook, and 3) enhancing a sense of ownership and expertise in clients to improve therapy outcomes. 

Target Audience

This activity is intended for physicians, nurses, psychologists, social workers, counselors and other mental health professionals. 

Learning Objectives

After this lecture, registrants will be able to:

  1. Design and implement effective ERP interventions. 
  2. Identify thinking styles that contribute to OCD and connect them to ERP interventions for bolstering treatment outcomes and maintaining long term gains. 
  3. Use growth mindset concepts in CBT for OCD
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.50 ACEP NBCC clock hours
  • 1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.50 Category II credits for Social Workers
  • 1.50 Psychologists
  • 1.50 MNA Contact Hours for Nurses
  • 1.50 Participation
Course opens: 
06/25/2024
Course expires: 
06/23/2026

There is no commercial support for this activity.

About the speaker

Ozge Gurel received her Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from American University.  She trained and worked at Behavior Therapy Center of Greater Washington for behavioral treatments of OCD and related disorders.  She gained experience working with college students on trauma during her training at Virginia Tech University, Counseling Center.  She has an MS in Experimental Psychology from Villanova University.   

Dr. Gurel provides cognitive behavioral treatments and Exposure and Response Prevention interventions couched in a value-based and growth-mindset approach.  Almost all her practice is dedicated to treatment of OCD and related disorders and sleep problems in adult populations. She also specializes in working with women experiencing OCD, anxiety and adjustment problems during pregnancy and postpartum periods. In addition to clinical work in her private practice, Dr. Gurel takes on teaching and supervision roles at Georgetown University, School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry. 

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Ozge Gurel, PhD, reports that she has no relationships with any entity producing, marketing, selling, re-selling, or distributing health care goods or services consumed by, or used on, patients during the past 24 months. She will not discuss any products, services, or off-label uses in this presentation. All relationships have been mitigated through review. 

Event Planners/Reviewers Disclosures: The following event planners and/or reviewers are reported as having no financial interest, arrangement or affiliation with any entity producing, marketing, selling, re-selling, or distributing health care goods or services consumed by, or used on, patients, during the past 24 months: Jon Hershfield, MFT,  Todd Peters, MD, Elizabeth Ryznar, MD, MSc, Louis J. Marino, Devi Bhuyan, PsyD, Faith Dickerson, PhD, Carrie Etheridge, LCSW-C, April Sobiech, LCSW-C, Latia Suite, LCSW-C, Rachel Smolowitz, PhD, Tom Flis, LCPC, Stacey Garnett, RN, MSN, Stephanie M. Robinson, MSN, RN, Lisa E. Seldon, DNP, MSA, RN, NEA-BC, Lisa Illum, MLIS, MEd, and Jennifer Tornabene.

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Available Credit

  • 1.50 ACEP NBCC clock hours
  • 1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.50 Category II credits for Social Workers
  • 1.50 Psychologists
  • 1.50 MNA Contact Hours for Nurses
  • 1.50 Participation
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OCD & Anxiety Lecture Series: Growth Mindset in OCD Treatment: Revising Attitude and Increasing Expertise for Healthier Lives

 

Ozge Gurel, PhD

Assistant Professor, Psychiatry

Georgetown University School of Medicine

Washington, DC

 

Originally reviewed April 18, 2024.
Originally virtually broadcast on April 19, 2024, from 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM ET
Enduring Activity Credit Expiration Date: June 23, 2026

Activity Time: Ninety-minute webinar lecture with a 15-minute evaluation process. Total Time: 1:45.

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