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Culinary Celebration!  • May 3, 2014 • 6:00pm • Come Celebrate With Us!

In the lobby of the historic Belden Stratford, we will be hosting a fabulous evening of fun, food and live music. Our cocktail hour, graciously donated by Mon Ami Gabi, will feature sparkling wines and appetizers. Experience cuisines across the contents with cooking demonstrations led by Chef Charlie Baggs and his team. Live music by caberet singer Anne Burnell will be playing throughout the evening.   ...

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OCD Live Forum: April 17, 2014 • 7:00pm • Francis Parker School

Topic:  Generalized Anxiety in people with OCD, ADHD, and other anxiety disorders. Featured speakers are Dr. Patrick McGrath of Alexian Behavioral Health Hospital and Dr. Karen Cassidy of the Anxiety Treatment Center. Register Here: $10.00 for adults, $5.00 for students 7:00pm - 9:00pm Program, refreshements follow Francis W. Parker School Harris Center NE corner of Clark St. (2200 N.) & Webster Ave., Chicago Enter through the iron gates on this corner. The main school entrance on Clark St. will be closed. If ...

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Magical Thinking-A Documentary by Timothy Martin

Tim contacted Beyond OCD to discuss his project. Having OCD for Tim meant self-medicating with alcohol and drug abuse. Timothy wants to share his journey in order to bring attention to OCD and treatments available, and to help demystify this complicated disorder. His hope is to reach his fundraising goal to launch his project. And, Beyond OCD wishes him all the best. OCD wouldn’t be so frightening if more and more people would open up about their struggles. ...

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