Center for OCD, Anxiety & Related Disorders

Obsessive compulsive and anxiety disorders are the most common mental illnesses in the United States.

Programs and treatment

Center for OCD, Anxiety, & Related Disorders

We treat adults, adolescents and children with OCD, Tourette Syndrome (TS), hoarding disorders, body dysmorphic disorders, hair pulling & skin picking disorders, and anxiety disorders in our Gainesville, Florida location. Located in the heart of a major medical center, we collaborate across discipline to provide the best care possible.

Participate in Research

Researcher in the Center for OCD, Anxiety, and Related Disorders are conducting studies to understand the causes of various disorders. We are looking for volunteers.

Fear Facers Camp

Children and adolescents with obsessive-compulsive disorder and/or anxiety are invited to join us this summer for a one- or two-week camp session. In addition to daily therapy, participants between the ages of 7 and 15 will experience activities that allow for personal growth and improved behaviors.

Fear Facers Camp Testimonials

Recent News

FFC Highlights 2019

Category: Events

As Fear Facers Camp 2019 closes, here are a few of the many great memories that were made.

FFC Slime

Fear Facers Summer Camp featured in The New York…

Category: Fear Facers

In it’s third year, the Fear Facers Summer Camp is receiving recognition by the New York Times. Fear Facers Summer Camp is a one- or two-week camp…

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Raising Hope at Work – COARD

Category: Events

It is that time of a year when you can make a difference. Raising Hope at Work is the annual employee campaign for UF Health Shands and UF College…

Front side of Raising Hope at Work Flyer for COARD. Person looking out over water.

Raising Hope at work

Dr. Carol Mathews describes how the funds from last years Raising Hope at Work contributed to helping COARD.
Raising Hope at Work for COARD

COARD & Community Events

College Calendar

Upcoming Events

  1. Jul 26

  2. Aug 09

  3. Aug 16

  4. Aug 23

  5. Aug 30

Summer Camp

Fear Facers Summer Camp

July 8-12

Children and adolescents with obsessive-compulsive disorder and/or anxiety are invited to join us this summer for a one- or two-week camp session. In addition to daily therapy, participants between the ages of 7 and 15 will experience activities that allow for personal growth and improved behaviors.

Fear Facers Circle of Hands
Group photo from Fear Facers Camp

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