OCD care at Mayo Clinic

Your Mayo Clinic care team

Experienced Mayo Clinic specialists work with you to develop a customized treatment plan to manage OCD symptoms and improve quality of life. Your highly skilled care team takes the time to listen thoroughly to understand your needs, using a personalized approach.

Nationally recognized expertise

Each year, Mayo Clinic specialists work with more than 1,000 children and adults who have OCD, using the latest diagnostic and treatment techniques. Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, is ranked among the best hospitals for psychiatry in the nation.

Pediatric Anxiety Disorders Clinic

Mayo Clinic's campus in Minnesota offers an innovative, intensive five-day OCD treatment program for children and teens. The program offers exposure and response prevention (ERP) treatment, a form of cognitive behavioral therapy that helps reduce OCD symptoms. ERP can be the most effective option for children when carried out correctly by an experienced therapist.

Expertise and rankings

  • Expertise and experience. Each year, Mayo Clinic specialists work with more than 1,000 people who have OCD to develop a customized treatment plan to manage OCD symptoms and improve quality of life.
  • Unique, successful program for children and teens. Through the Pediatric Anxiety Disorders Clinic, Mayo Clinic's campus in Minnesota offers an innovative, intensive five-day OCD treatment program for children and teens pioneered by Mayo Clinic psychologists.
  • Advancing OCD treatment techniques. Areas of research at Mayo Clinic include developing a virtual reality system to increase access to exposure therapy for OCD and studying the effectiveness of deep brain stimulation in treatment-resistant OCD.

Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn., is ranked among the Best Hospitals for psychiatry by U.S. News & World Report.

Locations, travel and lodging

Mayo Clinic has major campuses in Phoenix and Scottsdale, Arizona; Jacksonville, Florida; and Rochester, Minnesota. The Mayo Clinic Health System has dozens of locations in several states.

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Sept. 17, 2016