What kind of research is being done on OCD?

H. Blair Simpson, M.D., Ph.D.

“There is great interest in OCD these days … in really understanding how to improve our treatments for OCD and how to understand the brain mechanisms underlying obsessions and compulsions so we can one day devise even better treatments …”



Helen Blair Simpson, M.D., Ph.D.
2010 NARSAD Independent Investigator Grantee
Professor of Clinical Psychiatry
Director of the Anxiety Disorders Clinic
New York State Psychiatric Institute