Christina J. Taylor, Ph.D. specializes in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Anxiety Disorders, including Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, Panic Disorder, Agoraphobia, Social Phobia, Generalized Anxiety Disorder, Specific Phobias, and the OCD spectrum disorder Trichotillomania. Dr. Taylor is a member of the Scientific Advisory Board of the National Obsessive Compulsive Foundation and served on the National Institute of Mental Health Treatment Outcome Study on Panic Disorder at Yale University.
Dr. Taylor lectures widely on Anxiety Disorders and provides training workshops for mental health professionals and consumers on Cognitive Behavioral Therapy. She is a certified Panic Control Therapist and has served as a Clinical Instructor for the Obsessive Compulsive Foundation Behavior Therapy Institute. She appeared on the national television show 20/20 Downtown as an expert on the treatment of Scrupulosity or “religious” OCD.
Dr. Taylor is an Associate Professor of Psychology at Sacred Heart University in Fairfield, Connecticut. She teaches courses in Abnormal and Clinical Psychology, Mental Disorders in Popular Films, Psychological Research, and the Psychology of Women.
Dr. Taylor Announces Her New Book
Dr. Taylor announces the release of her new book: "OCD: A Workbook for Clinicians, Children and Teens; Actions to Beat, Control & Defeat Obsessive Compulsive Disorder".
This book is a user-friendly, creative and interactive book to help children and teens take control of OCD. With specific chapters for each type of OCD, children and teens will learn cognitive behavioral strategies to overcome their obsessions and compulsions. It contains:
Dr. Taylor Speaks at the Living with OCD Event at Yale
Dr. Taylor and Kathy Fagan, a member
of the Fairfield County OCD Support Group, spoke at the Living with OCD
event, sponsored by OCD Connecticut, at the Yale Child Study Center on
October 15, 2016. This annual day long program is an educational forum
for members of the community about OCD, its symptoms, its effects on
families, and current evidence based treatments. Dr. Taylor spoke about
her recently published book, "OCD: A Workbook for Clinicians, Children and
Teens - Actions to Beat, Control & Defeat Obsessive Compulsive Disorder".
Dr. Taylor Visits Cuba
In March 2016, Dr. Taylor visited Cuba. Here she is presenting her book, "OCD: A Workbook for Clinicians, Children and Teens; Actions to Beat, Control & Defeat Obsessive Compulsive Disorder" to Dr. Alexis Lorenzo Ruiz, President of the Cuban Society of Psychology in Havana.
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Dr. Taylor Announces Her New Book! Click here for information.
OCD Research Study: Participants 18 Years and Older Sought for Short Survey on Attitudes Toward Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder. Click here to go to the study.
The next Fairfield County OCD Support Group meeting is on Friday, October 21, 2016 at 7:30pm. Click here for more information.