Headquartered in Chicago, Beyond OCD offers local support to residents of the city and surrounding suburbs. If OCD touches your life, we are here to help!
If you seek therapy for yourself or a family member or friend in the Chicago area, contact us for provider recommendations. Send an email to info@BeyondOCD.org or call 773-661-9530 to discuss your options.
We sponsor a self-help group in the Chicago metro area for adults facing OCD as well as co-occurring depression or anxiety. Group meetings are facilitated by a mental health professional, and are held in the Lakeview neighborhood. Get information.
A Caring Voice on the Phone
Our Helpline is open to callers Monday through Friday from 9 AM to 4:30 PM. Beyond OCD was created by and is run by people who have OCD, love someone with OCD, or treat OCD. We understand your needs. Call us at 773-661-9530.
OCD Live Forum
Beyond OCD presents events in the Chicago area featuring OCD treatment providers, authors, and people with inspiring personal stories about winning their battle with OCD. After the presentations, attendees and presenters have time to mingle and get to know one another.
News on Treatment and Research
Keep informed on current OCD matters with our e-newsletter. Sign up in the blue box on any page of our web site, www.BeyondOCD.org.
We set up speaking engagements for schools and organizations in the Chicago area. Speakers include individuals who share their real life struggles with and triumph over OCD as well as treatment providers who are expert in the treatment of OCD. Email info@BeyondOCD.org.
If you are with the media and wish to interview a local OCD expert or a sufferer who has succeeded in treatment, we will connect you with press resources. Call Sally A. Ruecking, executive director at 772-661-9530 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Beyond OCD is funded entirely by donations and many of its programs are carried out in large part by volunteers. We are especially in need of volunteers with PR, social media, graphic design, copywriting, computer and fundraising skills. Call 773-661-9530 to discuss these and other volunteer options.
Call us at 773-661-9530
Email us at info@BeyondOCD.org