DVD: Handling OCD: The Five Primary Homework Assignments
by Dr. Reid Wilson, Ph.D.
Course Presenter: Dr. Reid Wilson, Ph.D.
Course Description: Help clients challenge their dysfunctional beliefs by reframing the nature of OCD through five simple but provocative guidelines.
Length: 1 hour, 30 minutes
1. Describe the primary shifts in thinking that the therapist requests of the OCD patient.
2. List the four primary homework assignments for OCD patients.
3. Describe six paradoxical interventions in obsessive-compulsive disorder.
About the Author
REID WILSON, Ph.D. is an international expert in the treatment of anxiety disorders, with books translated into nine languages. He is author of Don't Panic: Taking Control of Anxiety Attacks (Harper) and Facing Panic: Self-Help for People with Panic Attacks (ADAA), is co-author, with Dr. Edna Foa, of Stop Obsessing! How to Overcome Your Obsessions and Compulsions (Bantam), is co-author, with Lynn Lyons, LICSW, of Anxious Kids, Anxious Parents: 7 Ways to Stop the Worry Cycle and Raise Courageous & Independent Children (HCI Books) and of Playing with Anxiety: Casey’s Guide for Teens and Kids. He is co-author of Achieving Comfortable Flight, a self-help package for the fearful flier. He designed and served as lead psychologist for American Airlines' first national program for the fearful flier. He serves as the Expert for WebMD’s Anxiety and Panic Community. His free self-help website – www.anxieties.com – serves 500,000 visitors per year. Television appearances include The Oprah Winfrey Show, The Katie Show, Good Morning America, and CNN. He has served as psychologist in an episode of A&E’s Hoarders.