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.
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
The Canadian Institute for Obsessive Compulsive Disorders
Bay Adelaide Centre, East Tower,
22 Adelaide St W,
Toronto, ON, Canada M5H 4E3