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


Main Conference Room

This is where the majority of our presentations on OCD, offering hope and inspiration, will take place. 

Scroll down this page for the Saturday and Sunday agenda for our main conference room.  Please do keep checking back as we may add or change timings slightly right up until the day of the conference.

Our virtual conference is completely free of charge, but should you find a presentation helpful, we welcome a small donation for each presentation you attend, to help us cover our platform costs.

Saturday Agenda - Main conference room

To read more about the presentations or to reserve your place please click on each presentation below.

9:45am - 9:50am - Conference Launch and Introduction
Presented by Zoë Wilson from OCD-UK (recording viewable in the subsequent presentation).

9:50am - 10:10am - Keynote: Defining OCD Recovery
Presented by Ashley Fulwood, Chief Executive of OCD-UK 

10:15am - 11:15am - OCD and the sticky problem of sex
Presented by Professor Paul Salkovskis 

11:30am - 12:30pm - What's new in OCD research?
Presented by Dr Lynne Drummond

1:00pm - 2:00pm - OCD may try to creep back, but we don’t have to let it in!
Presentation prepared by Dr Josie Millar and presented by Professor Paul Salkovskis

2:00pm - 3:00pm - Walking off the Battlefield - Life after recovery (and how to keep living there)
Presented by Mark Freeman

3:00pm - 4:00pm - The path to recovery: From patient to provider
Presented by Dr Elizabeth McIngvale

4:00pm - 5:00pm - Understanding why people with OCD do what they do, and why other people get involved
Presented by Professor Mark Freeston

Sunday Agenda - Main conference room

To read more about the presentations or to reserve your place please click on each presentation below.

9:45am - 10:30am - Loneliness and Mental Health: An update on research and treatment
Presented by Professor Roz Shafran

10:45am - 11:30am - OCD and Religion - A sufferers perspective
Presented by Steve Sharpe, Honorary President of OCD-UK

11:30am - 12:30pm - OCD, Faith and Climate Change
Presented by Sandy Nisbet

2:30pm - 3:15pm - Why treatment doesn’t always hit the spot first time
Presented by Dr Victoria Bream

 3:15pm - 4:15pm - OCD in the time of COVID: Plagued by our fears?
Presented by Professor Paul Salkovskis 

 4:05pm - 4:15pm - Conference Close
Hosted by the OCD-UK Team (recording viewable in the previous presentation).

Each presentation listed above will be clickable and open for registration in a couple of days. Please check back.

Some presentations have a limited number of places and are available on a first come, first served basis. So don't delay, register today!

The Registration Process

Our 2020 virtual conference is completely FREE of charge, but you MUST register for each presentation that you're interested in attending.
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  • Register for each presentation

    Find a presentation you wish to attend and click the registration link.

  • Day of meeting

    Click the link within your meeting registration email to access the presentation,

  • Donate if presentation helpful

    If you enjoy or find the presentation helpful, we politely ask you consider making a small donation to help us cover our platform costs.

Numbers are limited for presentations so if you register and subsequently don't think you can attend please cancel your registration by emailing us or clicking the cancellation link in the registration email.

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.
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