2020 Virtual OCD-UK Conference - Welcome to Hotel OCD-UK, flying the flag for recovery!

Watch Recording  

Transition to Adult Services

Saturday 17th October 2020
1:45pm - 2:30pm
Presented by
Dr Sasha Walters, Senior Clinical Psychologist.
Dr Maxine Howard, Clinical Psychologist.

Presentation subject

A brief focus on what to expect for a referral to adult services, similarities and differences between adult and child specialist services and tips to manage the transition.
About the speaker

Dr Sasha Walters is a clinical psychologist who qualified in 2015 from the university of Bath Course following completing a PhD in the role of children's cognitions of inter-parental conflict during school transition.  Sasha is based at the Oxford Health Specialist Psychological Intervention Centre (OHSPIC), and also works part time for the OCD team at the Maudsley Hospital.

Sasha is also a BABCP accredited practitioner and has spent her career to date working in specialist CBT services for children and young people with OCD, anxiety and depression. She has special interests in working with children with OCD and emetophobia (fear of vomiting) and works clinically and academically in these areas.

Dr Maxine Howard is a Clinical Psychologist at the National and Specialist OCD, BDD and Related Disorders Service for Children and Young People (South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust). She has worked at the service since 2018, providing specialist assessment and evidence-based treatment to children and young people with OCD across the country. Maxine is a peer-reviewed author and has taught at a number of events across both academic and clinical settings.

Dr Sasha Walters
Dr Sasha Walters
Dr Maxine Howard
Dr Maxine Howard

If you do find this presentation helpful, please consider making a small donation to help cover our conference platform costs.

Make a donation to OCD-UK  
This presentation took place at the online virtual OCD-UK conference on Saturday 17th October 2020. The webinar was hosted live via Zoom to a watching audience.

Books by the Clinic Team

Have a question about our conference? Read our conference Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ).
Still have a conference question? Please do email our conference helpdesk conference@ocduk.org.
Contact Us
Return back to the conference map to visit other areas of the conference hotel and view other presentations.
Conference Map

Data Policy
By registering for one of our conference presentations you do so accepting our data policy on the sharing of data between Zoom (our provider of meeting services) and OCD-UK. We take your supplied registration data (name and email address) from zoom and store securely. OCD-UK will store your data for up to 12 month but can be removed upon request prior to that. Your data will not be used by OCD-UK for any other marketing purposes other than sending information about the conference presentations you register for and inviting feedback about these presentations. Click here to view our full data and privacy policy.