Our Team

The Intensive Program for Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder team includes psychiatrists, two psychologists, a social worker and four milieu associates.

The program’s directors all have extensive experience in research and implementation of evidence-based treatments for children and adolescents with OCD and other severe anxiety disorders.

Program Leadership

GarciaAbbeAbbe Garcia, PhD, clinical co-director of the Intensive Program for OCD, is the assistant director of child outpatient psychiatry at Rhode Island Hospital. She is the co-director of the Pediatric Anxiety Research Clinic (PARC) at the Bradley Hasbro Children’s Research Center, which has been at the forefront of developing and testing treatments for pediatric OCD for more than a decade. PARC is was one of only three sites for the largest federally funded treatment outcome studies for youth with OCD – The Pediatric OCD Treatment Studies. Garcia is an assistant professor (research) of psychiatry and human behavior at The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University. She has published extensively on the topic of pediatric OCD and has conducted a number of treatment outcome studies on the subject.

 

Case BradyBrady Case, MD, medical director of the Intensive Program for OCD, is the director of the Health Services Research Program at Bradley Hospital. Case is an assistant professor (research) in the department of psychiatry and human behavior at The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University and an assistant professor (research) in Brown University’s Public Health Program. Case is a child and adolescent psychiatrist whose focus is identifying and remediating gaps in the care of young people struggling with impairing mental health and substance abuse disorders.

 

Freeman JenniferJennifer Freeman, PhD, clinical co-director of the Intensive Program for OCD, is the director of child outpatient psychiatry at Rhode Island Hospital. She is the co-director of the Pediatric Anxiety Research Clinic at the Bradley Hasbro Children’s Research Center, which has been at the forefront of developing and testing treatments for pediatric OCD for more than a decade. PARC is one of only three sites for the largest federally funded treatment outcome studies for youth with OCD – The Pediatric OCD Treatment Studies.  Freeman is an associate professor (research) of psychiatry and human behavior at The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University. She has published extensively on the topic of pediatric OCD and has conducted a number of treatment outcome studies on the subject.

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