Welcome to OCD Ottawa
If you or a loved one is suffering from Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) and are seeking a support group in Ottawa, Ontario to help you cope, this site can provide you with the information you need to reach out.
For information, general support, and help with accessing resources, contact Barb, who facilitates the Ottawa OCD Parent/Family Support Group, at email@example.com.
Click here for our complete list of resource links.
The Oasis in Kanata
The Oasis in Kanata is a program that offers information and support for caregivers of people with mental illness. Meetings are monthly, with a topic focus and speakers. For further information, and to see their events calendar go to www.theoasiskanata.ca. For details about small group support sessions, please email Carol at OasisManager@TheOasisKanata.ca.
The Canadian OCD Network
Canadian OCD resource site liasing with OC Foundation.
The Canadian Institute for Obsessive Compulsive Disorders
Candian OCD resource site.
International OCD Foundation
The main organization for OCD, located in Boston, Mass. Many links to resources and information. They hold an annual conference in August.
Listing of all mental health resources in Ottawa.
Troubles with Junk: A Guide to Compulsive Hoarding
A resource site for Hoarding.
• David Suzuki hosts a great documentary about OCD & Neuroplasticity on CBC’s “The Nature of Things”.
• Dr. Jeffrey Schwartz’s Four Step Cognitive treatment for OCD using Neuroplasticity: