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The Canadian Institute for Obsessive Compulsive Disorders (CIOCD) is dedicated to improving the quality and

accessibility of evidence based specialized clinical care for children,

adolescents, and adults suffering from Obsessive Compulsive Disorder

(OCD) across Canada as well as internationally. The global need for

dissemination of expertise and additional resources to effectively assess

and treat OCD is urgent.

CIOCD Programs:

A. The 100% Canadian Affiliate Outreach Educational Program (AEOP)

national network is comprised of exclusively Canadian professional

members with outreach and representation across Canada. Educational and

training programs to improve early detection and intervention are offered to


The AEOP is currently completing a comprehensive national survey of

services and training for OCD across Canada to inform educational

and intervention initiatives.

Please see Public Page for listing of Canadian services for OCD

and related Disorders.

B. The International Accreditation Task Force (ATF) comprises experts

on specialized treatments for OCD and related disorders through the

lifespan (pediatric, youth, and adult) representing 14 nations.

(Please see Accreditation Page)

C. The Scientific Advisory Committee includes 46 national and

international OCD experts and other professionals.

D. The Consumer Volunteer and Networking Group is headed by a

dedicated collaborator,Ms. M. Lemay-Gaulin. Professionals,

community leaders, local groups, and OCD sufferers and their families

are involved with the Institute.

New participants are welcome.

Thank you to the many donors who have supported crucial CIOCD programs. Your gift can change the life of a person suffering from OCD.

For further information please Contact Us

Head Office

The Canadian Institute for Obsessive Compulsive Disorders

Bay Adelaide Centre, East Tower,

22 Adelaide St W,

Toronto, ON, Canada M5H 4E3

Phone: 1-514-484-5523

e-mail: connect@CIOCD.ca