McLean OCD Institute at Houston serves the clinical needs of adults, adolescents, and children with OCD or related disorders. Building on McLean’s proven programs and treatment approaches, this program offers specialized OCD and anxiety disorder treatment in a custom-designed, home-like environment.
For adults, the program provides partial hospitalization programming and 24-hour residential support for individuals 18 and older.
Children and adolescents receive individualized intensive treatment options, along with outpatient anxiety and OCD services.
McLean OCD Institute at Houston is a leader in the advancement of clinical care and research for obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) and related disorders in children and adults. We also offer intensive treatment for adults ages 18 and older living with severe or treatment-resistant OCD.
Care incorporates individual, group, and family therapy, behavioral therapies, diagnostic assessment, consultation services, and medication evaluation and management. We utilize evidence-based treatment and therapy models, such as exposure and response prevention (ERP) therapy and acceptance and commitment therapy (ACT). These treatment approaches are proven to help individuals struggling with OCD, anxiety, and related disorders. Treatment is customized for each individual to help ensure recovery.
Our residential, day, and outpatient programs focus on providing skills for patients to manage their illnesses on their own. The program also offers robust patient and family education and support, including educational materials, support groups, and assistance with community resources.
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Learn why McLean’s world-class approach to obsessive compulsive disorder treatment is considered a life changer for those with OCD.
Admission & Cost
Our McLean-affiliated program is ideal for adults and children struggling with OCD or related disorders. Contact us today to learn more about our residential, partial hospital, and outpatient treatment options:
Looking for insurance-based care for adults or an option closer to home? McLean’s renowned OCD Institute offers world-class mental health care for children and adults struggling with OCD. Learn more about the OCD Institute.
Although the program is a private pay clinic, McLean OCD Institute at Houston partners with SJ Health Insurance Advocates, who can help patients navigate the insurance process and facilitate seeking insurance reimbursement.
Elizabeth McIngvale, PhD, LCSW, Program Director
Dr. McIngvale is also the founder of Peace of Mind, a nonprofit foundation dedicated to OCD, and manager of OCDChallenge.org, a self-help website for OCD. She was the first-ever national spokesperson for the IOCDF and now serves as a board member. Diagnosed with OCD at age 12, she underwent both inpatient and outpatient therapy. Dr. McIngvale engages in clinical work, research, and advocacy aimed at improving OCD treatment and access to care. Her life goal is to make a difference in the lives of those with OCD.
Staff & Associates
Working in close partnership with patients and families, our clinicians create and provide tailored treatment plans and high-quality care that meets each patient’s needs. Our expert clinical team includes licensed psychologists and therapists and residential counselors. Our clinicians and support staff have experience working with patients from diverse cultural and socioeconomic backgrounds from across the country and around the world.
Our staff members are trained in assessing and treating complex OCD and related conditions through exposure and response prevention (ERP) therapy and acceptance and commitment therapy (ACT). All counselors receive specific training in working with patients who live with OCD and other anxiety disorders. Our team of well-trained and compassionate clinicians foster an environment to help our patients to succeed.
Our state-of-the-art facility is located in Houston, Texas. Patients in our residential program participate in our day (partial hospital) program while residing in our independent living environment that includes room and board and around-the-clock staff support 7 days per week.
The home-like atmosphere of the clinic increases the opportunity to practice exposures in realistic situations and to build confidence in maintaining gains and achieving personal goals. With well-appointed bedrooms, bathrooms, and common areas, the residential program offers serene accommodations designed to support maximum engagement in treatment and recovery.
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