|Date:||October 11, 2019|
|Time:||1 p.m. – 4 p.m.|
|# of CEU’s:||3.0|
|Presenter Name:||Ben Harris, Stacy Gronek, Ashley Butterfield|
|About the Presenter:||Ben Harris, LCPC received his Master of Arts from Northern Illinois University in 2008. Ben is co-owner and director at The OCD & Anxiety Center and provides evidence-based, Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy and exposure-based interventions for Anxiety Disorders, OCD, and other anxiety-related disorders (e.g., school refusal, body-focused repetitive behaviors). As part of the highly specialized and individualized treatments available at OAC, Ben offers intensive treatments and home visits.|
Stacy Gronek, LCPC, CADC, earned her Master of Science in Counseling from National Louis University, and took additional coursework to become a Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor. Most recently, she provided individual, group, and family therapy for the partial hospital program at Linden Oaks; and led a year-long pilot program, providing a modified intensive anxiety program in a south suburban high school district. Stacy has recently completed the International OCD Foundation’s Behavior Therapy Training Institute for pediatric OCD. Stacy provides specialized anxiety treatments in the office, community, and in-home intensive therapy.
Dr. Ashley Butterfield earned her Psy.D from Adler University in 2017 and is currently working as a post-doctoral fellow at The OCD & Anxiety Center. Dr. Butterfield specializes in providing Cognitive-Behavioral and Exposure and Response Prevention Therapies to treat OCD and anxiety disorders, as well as other comorbid conditions, such as depression and ADHD.
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