On Demand Wednesday Lecture Series: Obsessive Compulsive Disorder: A Generation Of Progress
This presentation was originally reviewed on January 30, 2021, and broadcast live online on January 27, 2021, from 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM ET.
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This lecture will review a generation of progress in Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder research and treatment. We will discuss assessment, pharmacologic and behavioral treatment and neurosurgical approaches to intractable Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder. Emphasis on an integrated approach to treatment will be stressed. Recent developments in our understanding of the neurocircuitry of OCD will be presented.
This activity is intended for physicians, nurses, psychologists, social workers, and other mental health professionals.
After this lecture, you will be able to:
- Identify the two major core features of Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder.
- Compare the effectiveness of exposure based versus pharmacologic treatments for Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder.
- Discuss neurosurgical approaches to the treatment of intractable Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder.
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About this speaker:
Dr. Rasmussen received his MD from Brown Medical School and completed his psychiatry residency at Yale University. Since 1983 he has devoted his efforts to the research and treatment of OCD and is acclaimed internationally for his work in the field. He was instrumental in designing and completing trials of the SRI’s for OCD in the 1990’s.
Dr. Rasmussen has been recognized by The Best Doctors in America annually for over 20 years. He has authored and co-authored over 170 publications and has lectured at conferences and symposiums across the world regarding this illness. More recently, his research has been focused on long-term outcome studies of OCD, epidemiologic studies, integrated approaches to treatment and circuit based neuromodulatory treatments. Currently, he is the Zucker Chair and Professor of Psychiatry and Human Behavior at the Alpert Medical School at Brown University. He was the 2014 recipient of the International OCD Foundation lifetime achievement award.
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Wednesday Lecture Series: Obsessive Compulsive Disorder: A Generation Of Progress
Steven A. Rasmussen, MD
Mary E. Zucker Professor & Chair, Department of Psychiatry
and Human Behavior,
Chair of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University
Originally reviewed January 30, 2021.
Originally broadcast live January 27, 2021, from 12:00 noon - 1:00 pm EST
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