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Dr Fiona Challacombe
Dr Fiona Challacombe
Dr Fiona Challacombe
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Managing Parenting when you have OCD

 Saturday 19th November 2022
 11:00am - 12:00pm
Dr Fiona Challacombe
Hosted by Sara Padwick, parent with lived experience of OCD.

Presentation subject

The talk aims for discussion and to share information from up to date research to shed light on the following common questions and concerns and more.. • Will my child be affected by my OCD? • What if I’m anxious when pregnant? • I’m a Dad with OCD - what is known about this? • How do I prevent my toddler picking up on my anxiety? • How can I do treatment with limited childcare?
About the speaker
Dr Fiona Challacombe is a clinical psychologist and clinical lecturer at King’s College London. Her research has examined the impact of perinatal obsessive-compulsive disorder on women and children. She conducted the first randomised controlled trial of CBT for postpartum OCD, investigating treatment effects on anxiety and parenting. She is currently investigating treatments for antenatal anxiety disorders. She is a senior clinician at the Maudsley Centre for Anxiety Disorders and Trauma (CADAT) where she has developed and leads a sub-service for parents with anxiety disorders. Fiona is an author of the self-help book Break Free from OCD and a therapist treatment manual CBT for OCD. A new self-help book, Break Free from Maternal Anxiety all of which are available on the links below.

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