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Senior Staff Profiles


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Bruce Mansbridge, PhD, Director, received his doctorate in clinical psychology from Boston University and is licensed as a psychologist in Texas and New York. He is on the Scientific Advisory Board of the International Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder Foundation and is past president both of the Connecticut Behavior Therapy Association and of the Capital Area Psychological Association in Austin. He has been on the faculty of a number of the IOCDF's Behavior Therapy Training Institutes, teaching mental health professionals across the country how to treat OCD, and lectures nationally on OCD. For almost a decade, he answered questions about OCD at the "Ask The Experts" section of the IOCDF's web site. He is author of The Complete Idiot's Guide to Conquering Obsessive-Compulsive Behavior and is clinical assistant professor of psychology at the University of Texas in Austin. He specializes in treating OCD and body dysmorphic disorder (BDD). He enjoys country-western dancing, playing bluegrass guitar, singing harmonies with his partner Elaine, and playing bridge.