Please join us for this fantastic opportunity to meet
experts in the treatment of OCD in adults and children from Butler
Hospital, Bradley Hospital, and Brown University! Clinical psychologists
and psychiatrists specializing in OCD treatments will lead discussions
about OCD and related disorders, psychotherapies, biological treatments,
and pediatric OCD and the role of family members in treatment. OCD
clinic and research staff will be present to provide information and
answer questions about clinic services and self-help resources in
addition, members of the OCD Research program will also be available to
answer questions about OCD treatment studies at Butler and Bradley
Hospitals.We hope you'll join us for this community event.
New Book Explores Acceptance and Mindfulness Therapy for Psychosis
In his new book titled Incorporating Acceptance and Mindfulness into
the Treatment of Psychosis: Current Trends and Future Directions, Editor
Brandon Gaudiano, PhD, a clinical psychologist at Butler Hospital and faculty
member in the Department of Psychiatry & Human Behavior at Brown
University, provides a comprehensive look at the history and application of mindfulness and acceptance psychotherapies in the treatment of psychotic disorders, including schizophrenia.
Connection Between Childhood Adversity and Psychiatric Disorders Seen at Cellular Level
In a notable new study, Butler Hospital researchers identify an association between biological changes on the cellular level and both childhood adversity and psychiatric disorders. Understanding this biology is necessary to move toward better treatment and prevention options for stress-related psychiatric and medical conditions, and may shed light on the aging process itself.
Do you want to quit smoking and free yourself from cigarettes? Joining Project FREE may help you finally quit smoking for good!
Project FREE is a new study
examining 2 different health-focused programs to help you quit smoking
cigarettes and lead a healthier lifestyle. Our research staff is
committed to providing you with the tools you need to live smoke-free.
The study is designed for men and women between the ages of 18 and 65
who currently smoke at least 10 cigarettes a day and would like to quit
smoking for good.
Meet Rich, Sheila, Ann, and Nikki, members of Butler Hospital's Patient and Family Advisory Council. They share their individual experience, strength, and hope through these videos in order to help others living with a mental illness and people who have loved ones with a mental illness.