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The Obsessive Compulsive Foundation of Jacksonville is a not-for-profit agency. Our mission is to help you and your family find effective treatment and support. As a public service organization, we seek to educate and inform mental health professionals and Jacksonville community about OCD and its related disorders. We serve the communities located in North and Central Florida as well as South Georgia.
The Obsessive Compulsive Foundation of Jacksonville is an affiliate of the International OCD Foundation. You can access their website at: www.iocdf.org.
If you are a professionally trained therapist and you would like our Board to provide information to persons or families of individuals with OCD about your practice, please complete the form available via the Professionals link to the left and mail it to us.

Announcing This Year’s Conference!
OCD and Anxiety Disorders:
What Professionals, Educators and Parents
Need to Know

Friday, October 16, 2015
from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Schultz Center
4019 Boulevard Center Drive
Jacksonville, FL 32207
(904) 348-5757

This conference is especially suited for mental health professionals, school psychologists, educators, guidance counselors, nursing professionals, college students, and parents of children with OCD and Anxiety Disorders.

Our Guest Speakers

Four messages from local mental health professionals will address the unique needs of children with anxiety disorders and OCD. Topics include anxiety disorder prevention, best-evidence treatment for anxiety disorders and OCD, and school based accommodations for children. You will learn about the legislation behind the 504 Plan, the Individualized Education Plan (IEP), and how to work with the school system.

Official registration and ticket purchasing begins September 15, 2015 through RegOnline.  Check back for details!

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OCD Jacksonville Board Officers

Frank Morelli, MA
Licensed Mental Health Counselor
President

Valerie Brink, MA
Licensed Mental Health Counselor
Vice President

Ashley Beech-Mavrantzas, MSW
Social Work Intern
Secretary

Michael Bennett, MBA, CAP, CPP,
IADC, CCCJS, CCFC

Certified Addictions Professional & Consultant
Treasurer

Marian Keith MAT, LMFT
Masters in the Art of Teaching
Licensed Marriage Family Therapy
Board Member at Large

Mona Bennett, DCPS
ESE Job Coach
Board Member at Large

Kim Vicenty
Mother of Child with OCD
Board Member at Large