MBCT for OCD
Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy for Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
by Dr. Fabrizio Didonna, Psy. D.
What is Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder
Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD) is a heterogeneous, often chronic and severe psychiatric disease that affects millions of people worldwide of every gender, age, nationality, ethnicity, race, religion and socio-economic status.
Dr. Fabrizio Didonna, Psy. D.
Dr. Fabrizio Didonna, Psy D, is an internationally known Clinical Psychologist, Professor at the Institute for Lifelong Learning of the University of Barcelona, Visiting Professor at Shanghai Jiao Tong University and Scientific Director of the One-Year Master Program in Mindfulness-Based Therapy in Italy. He is the developer of the therapeutic model, and author of the related manual, Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy for Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (MBCT for OCD) (2018, Guilford Press), the first manualized and standardized mindfulness-based treatment model for OCD
MBCT for OCD Manual
by Dr. Fabrizio Didonna
The book is divided into two parts. The first part of the book focuses on relevant theoretical and conceptual issues regarding OCD and provides the theoretical framework, research evidence and up-to-date hypotheses that support the rationale of using a mindfulness-based approach for this kind of disorder.
The second part presents the 11 sessions of the MBCT for OCD program in detail.