Treating Anxiety Disorders and OCD
St. Louis Behavioral Medicine Institute has been providing treatment for Obsessive-Compulsive Disorders (OCD) and other anxiety disorders for over 30 years. First established in 1982, the Center for OCD and Anxiety-Related Disorders (COARD) is an internationally recognized, multidisciplinary program for a wide range of anxiety disorders. COARD is active in public education, professional training and clinical research, but is best known for evidence-based clinical care, including cognitive behavior therapy.
COARD at St. Louis Behavioral Medicine Institute specializes in the treatment of disorders that involve complications of anxiety or other problematic emotional responses. Our facility offers treatment for Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, Agoraphobia, Generalized Anxiety Disorder, and many more anxiety-related issues. We offer care on an Outpatient and Intensive Outpatient basis.
The Center for OCD and Anxiety-Related Disorders (COARD) has been a leading contributor to the field of anxiety disorders for over 30 years. Dr. Alec Pollard, Founding Director, COARD Director and Saint Louis University Professor of Family and Community Medicine, highlights the Center’s history and the services it provides to the community.