Los Angeles, CA
April 25-27, 2014
TLCâ€™s National Conference is the only multi-disciplinary conference in the world that focuses specifically on hair pulling disorder, skin picking disorder and related Body-Focused Repetitive Behaviors (BFRBs).
Each year, our comprehensive program of workshops provides education, hope and a sense of community to sufferers of all ages and their families, researchers and treatment professionals. Â This event uniquely combines audiences; clinicians and patients attend sessions together, inspiring each other in a warm, supportive environment.
Workshops cover the latest research findings, outline state-of-the-art treatment strategies, and share real tools for recovery. Tweet #BFRBcon
Wednesday, May 21, 2014
11:00am PST / 12:00pm MST / 1:00pm CSTÂ / 2:00pm ESTIt is not uncommon for those with BFRBs to have co-occurring psychological conditions, such as obsessive compulsive disorder, tic disorders, generalized anxiety disorder, or body dysmorphic disorder. This workshop will discuss co-occurring conditions, including their prevalence rates, warning signs, evidence-based treatment approaches, and reasons they should not be left untreated.
Marla W. Deibler, PsyDÂ is a Licensed Psychologist and the Founder and Executive Director of The Center for Emotional Health of Greater Philadelphia, LLC, a private outpatient facility with locations in Cherry Hill and Princeton, NJ specializing in the evidence-based treatment of TTM and other BFRBs, OCD, and the anxiety disorders spectrum. She has been an active member of the treatment community since 1999. Dr. Deibler is on the Faculty of the Trichotillomania Learning Center (TLC) Professional Training Institute ( PTI) and serves on the Board of Directors of OCDNJ, the NJ affiliate of the International OCD Foundation.
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