Specializing in the Treatment of OCD and Related Anxiety Based Conditions

 

OCD Center of Los Angeles in the Media

In addition to individual and group psychotherapy, OCD Center of Los Angeles staff therapists are frequently interviewed for articles and news stories by various media outlets around the country. Media inquiries should be directed to Lisa O’Reilly at (310) 824-5200 (ext. 4). Below are some of our recent media appearances.


Not Broken Radio - Health Anxiety / Hypochondria

Not Broken Radio
“Health Anxiety / Hypochondria

Radio interview on Health Anxiety / Hypochondria
Includes interview with OCDLA Executive Director, Tom Corboy, MFT


Westways Magazine - Fearless Travelers

Westways Magazine
“Fearless Travelers”

Magazine article on travel-related phobias
Includes interview with OCDLA Executive Director, Tom Corboy, MFT


The Daily Dot - Orthorexia

The Daily Dot
“The Curious Case of Orthorexia”

Article on the controversy related to the diagnosis of Orthorexia
Includes interview with OCDLA Executive Director, Tom Corboy, MFT


Fusion Magazine

Fusion Magazine
“What It’s Like to Have Pure O”

Magazine article about Pure Obsessional OCD (Pure O)
Includes interview with OCDLA Executive Director, Tom Corboy, MFT


Sydney Morning Herald - Anxiety

Sydney Morning Herald
“How Uncertainty Fuels Anxiety”

Magazine article about OCD
Includes interview with OCDLA Executive Director, Tom Corboy, MFT


Cosmopolitan Magazine - OCD

Cosmopolitan Magazine
“What It’s Like to Live with OCD”

Magazine article about OCD
Includes interview with OCDLA Executive Director, Tom Corboy, MFT


Living with OCD - Tom Corboy

Living with Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
“Interview with Tom Corboy, MFT”

Podcast series about OCD
Interview with OCDLA Executive Director, Tom Corboy, MFT


The Marilu Henner Show - Orthorexia

The Marilu Henner Show
“Orthorexia”

Radio program about Orthorexia
Includes interview with OCDLA Clinical Director, Kimberley Quinlan, MFT


Psych Central - Living with OCD

Psych Central
“Living with OCD”

Article on OCD and its treatment
Includes interview with OCDLA Executive Director, Tom Corboy, MFT


Invisibilia - Dark Thoughts and Harm OCD

NPR: Invisibilia
“Dark Thoughts and Harm OCD”

Radio program about the nature of thoughts, Pure O, and Harm OCD
Includes interview with OCDLA Executive Director, Tom Corboy, MFT


Wall Street Journal - Orthorexia

Wall Street Journal
“When Healthy Eating Calls for Treatment”

Article on Orthorexia
Includes interview with OCDLA Clinical Director, Kimberley Quinlan, MFT


Pure OCD: Beyond the Thoughts - Online therapy for OCD / Pure O

Pure OCD: Beyond the Thoughts
“Q&A: Online Therapy for OCD / Pure O”

Article on online therapy for OCD / Pure Obsessional OCD (Pure O)
Interview with OCDLA Executive Director, Tom Corboy, MFT


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Psych Central - Meditation for Anxiety

Psych Central
“How Meditation Helps Anxiety”

Article on meditation for anxiety
Includes interview with OCDLA Executive Director, Tom Corboy, MFT


Teen Vogue - Dermatillomania / Skin Picking Disorder / Trichotillomania

Teen Vogue
“I Have Trichotillomania”

Article on Trichotillomania and Dermatillomania (Skin Picking Disorder)
Cites OCD Center of Los Angeles


Los Angeles Times - Orthorexia

Los Angeles Times
“For Those With Orthorexia, Diet Can Never Be Pure Enough”

Article on Orthorexia
Includes interview with OCDLA Clinical Director, Kimberley Quinlan, MFT


OCD Newsletter - Mindfulness and CBT for OCD

OCD Newsletter
“Mindfulness and CBT for OCD”

Article on Mindfulness and CBT for OCD
Co-authored by OCDLA Executive Director, Tom Corboy, MFT


PsychCentral - Tolerating uncertainty

Psych Central
“Tips on Handling Uncertainty”

Article on handling the uncertainty seen in anxiety and OCD
Includes interview with OCDLA Executive Director Tom Corboy, MFT


Seattle Magazine - Orthorexia

Seattle Magazine
“Healthy Eating Turned Unhealthy Obsession”

Article on Orthorexia
Includes interview with OCDLA Clinical Director Kimberley Quinlan, MFT


ABC News - Olfactory Reference Syndrome
ABC News
“People Who Think They Stink May Have Olfactory Reference Syndrome”

Article on Olfactory Reference Syndrome
Includes interview with OCDLA Executive Director Tom Corboy, MFT


Daily Beast - DSM-5
Daily Beast
“DSM-V: New Mental-Disorder Diagnoses”

Article on changes to DSM-5
Includes interview with OCDLA staff therapist Karen Pickett, MFT


PsychCentral - Nine ways to reduce anxiety

Psych Central
” Nine Ways to Reduce Anxiety Right Here, Right Now”

Article on strategies for managing anxiety
Includes interview with OCDLA Executive Director Tom Corboy, MFT


NBC News - Cleanliness or compulsion
NBC News
” Neatness a Sign of Godliness-or Compulsion”

Article on OCD
Includes interview with OCDLA Executive director Tom Corboy, MFT


Sunday Times - BDD

Times of London Sunday Magazine
” Do You Have Body Dysmorphic Disorder “

Special issue of Sunday Times Magazine features 20 personality tests
OCD Center of Los Angeles BDD test one of featured tests



Orthorexia: The Anxiety of Healthy Eating

KCRW-FM Radio – “Good Food”
“Orthorexia: The Anxiety of Healthy Eating”

Segment about Orthorexia on weekly radio in Southern California
Includes interview with OCDLA Clinical Director, Kimberley Quinlan, MFT


W Magazine - Monophobia, Panic Disorder, and Agoraphobia
W Magazine
“Trichotillomania”

Article on Monophobia, Panic Disorder and Agoraphobia in Hollywood
Includes interview with OCDLA staff therapist Karen Pickett, MFT


PsychCentral - 15 steps to improve anxiety
PsychCentral
” 15 Small Steps You Can Take Today to Improve Anxiety Symptoms “

Article on managing anxiety
Includes interview with OCDLA Executive director Tom Corboy, MFT


OCD in the family
Los Angeles Daily News
“Mother and Son Learn Strategies For Dealing With His OCD”

Article on OCD and the family
Includes interview with OCDLA staff therapist Karen Pickett, MFT


Sunday Times - Social Anxiety

Times of London Sunday Magazine
” Do You Suffer From Social Anxiety “

Special issue of Sunday Times Magazine features 20 personality tests
OCD Center of Los Angeles Social Anxiety test one of featured tests


Advance Healthcare - OCD

Advance Magazine
” Uncovering OCD”

Article on the relationship between OCD and Sensory Processing Disorder
Includes interview with OCDLA Executive Director Tom Corboy, MFT


FutuReale - Trichotillomania
“Trichotillomania”

Article on Trichotillomania
Includes interview with OCDLA staff therapist Karen Pickett, MFT


PsychCentral - Living With Anxiety

PsychCentral
” Living With an Anxiety Disorder “

Article on managing anxiety
Includes interview with OCDLA Executive director Tom Corboy, MFT


Saludify - Postpartum OCD

Saludify Health
” Postpartum OCD Is More Than Just The Baby Blues “

Article on Postpartum OCD
Cites OCD Center of Los Angeles information on Postpartum OCD


 OCD Talk - ERP

OCD Talk
” Lets Talk About ERP Therapy “

Article on Exposure and Response Prevention Therapy (ERP) for OCD
Cites article by OCDLA Executive Director Tom Corboy, MFT


Top 50 therapists who blog

Nursing Schools
” 50 Excellent Therapists Who Blog “

Review of 50 top Mental Health Blogs
Cites OCDLA blog as one of top 50 mental health blogs


EmpowHer - Trichotillomania

EmpowHer
“Trichotillomania: My Fleeting Childhood Experience with a Hair Pulling Disorder”

Article on Trichotillomania
Cites OCD Center of Los Angeles information on Trichotillomania


PsychCentral - BDD

PsychCentral
“Body Dysmorphic Disorder: When the Reflection is Revolting”

Article about Body Dysmorphic Disorder (BDD)
Includes interview with OCDLA Executive Director Tom Corboy, MFT


Kardashian BDD
Examiner.com
“The Kim Kardashian Effect Americas Obsessions With Beauty”

Article on the relationship between cultural beauty standards and Body Dysmorphic Disorder (BDD), Includes interview with OCDLA Executive director Tom Corboy, MFT


Washington Diplomat - OCD

Washington Diplomat
” OCD Causes Many to Suffer “

Article about OCD
Includes interview with OCDLA Executive Director Tom Corboy, MFT


Voices of Central Pennsylvania - OCD

Voices of Central Pennsylvania
” Living With OCD “

Article about OCD
Includes interview with OCDLA Executive Director Tom Corboy, MFT


PsychCentral - BDD Treatment

PsychCentral
” Demystifying Treatment for BDD “

Article about treatment for BDD
Includes interview with OCDLA Executive Director Tom Corboy, MFT


The OCD Center of Los Angeles provides Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (CBT) for the treatment of OCD and related conditions. In additional to individual therapy, we also offer six low-fee therapy/support groups for adults with OCD and related conditions. These groups are led by our licensed staff therapists, and use the same treatment protocol as our individual Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy program. For more information on these groups, click here.

If you would like to discuss individual therapygroup therapyonline therapy, or intensive treatment at the OCD Center of Los Angeles, please call one of our client coordinators at (310) 824-5200 (ext. 4), or click here to email us.