OCD Kansas, based in Wichita, is a new affiliate of theIOCDF. OCD Kansas is committed to the mission of the IOCDF and increasing awareness and treatment of all anxiety disorders. OCD Kansas hosts a bi-monthlyOCD Support Group. OCD Kansas provides referrals to area psychologists and therapists with experience using evidence-based treatments in the treatment of OCD and other anxiety disorders. OCD Kansas is working to bring experts in the treatment of anxiety to Kansas to train local treatment providers. Additionally, OCD Kansas is coordinating a musical event to fundraise for our effort sand this event is currently planned for April, 2012. OCDKansas is currently working to develop more connections in the Kansas area that may benefit those we serve.
Current officers of OCD Kansas include: President -Angela Cathey; Vice President- Emanuel VonDran;Treasurer/Fundraising/Grants Officer – Sarah Staats;Community Outreach/Support Group Coordinator –Nakisha Carrisquillo; Secretary – Jay Maneklal. We would also like to acknowledge the generous support and guidance of Rob Zettle, PhD and Helen Reiner, PhD.
Information regarding OCD Kansas, its activities, and officers can be found at www.facebook/OCDKansas.We can also be reached at OCDKansas@gmail.com or (316) 347-7561.