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I am Me, not my OCD: An online public forum on OCD

Event Date 24 Jul 2021
Time 9.30am - 12pm
Target Audience Medical, Nursing, Allied Health, Caregivers, General Public, Employers/Professionals
Venue Online
Course Fee (S$) -
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Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) may be a debilitating mental health condition, but there is hope for recovery with treatment and support from family and friends. Through the stories of four individuals living with OCD, this forum will shed light on what it means and what it takes to overcome OCD, and how you can play a part in a loved one's recovery.

1. Welcome
A/Prof Swapna Verma
Chairman Medical Board, Institute of Mental Health (IMH)

2. I'm Just So OCD!
An Introduction to OCD
Dr Bhanu Gupta
Senior Consultant, Department of Mood & Anxiety, IMH

3. The Seed of OCD
OCD in Youth
Dr Adrian Loh
Visiting Consultant, Department of Developmental Psychiatry, IMH

Ms Tan Sok Ngin
Senior Manager, Student Support & Career Services, Temasek Polytechnic

4. Prisoners of Our Minds
Treatment for OCD
Dr Lau Boon Jia
Consultant, Department of Mood & Anxiety, IMH

Mr Desmond Ang
Senior Clinical Psychologist, IMH

5. The Ecosystem of Support
Integrated Support & Services for OCD
Ms Yvette Tan
Senior Medical Social Worker & Family Therapist, IMH

Dr Jackki Yim
Senior Clinical Psychologist, IMH

Ms Haanusia Prithivi Raj
Senior Clinical Psychologist, IMH

To register, please visit https://form.gov.sg/#!/60d03591512dca001101d383

For further enquiries, please email: ocdforum2021@gmail.com

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