Founded in 2013 as the Wisconsin Affiliate of the International OCD Foundation, our mission is to be a trusted voice and resource for those affected by OCD to:
- Raise understanding and reduce stigma,
- Improve access to resources and support for individuals with OCD, their families, friends & communities,
- Offer hope and improve quality of life through increasing awareness of effective treatment & research.
Who We Are
The International OCD Foundation (IOCDF) was founded by a group of people with OCD in 1986. It is a not-for-profit international organization that is made up of people with (OCD) Obsessive Compulsive Disorder and related disorders, their families, friends, professionals and others. OCD-Wisconsin is an affiliate of IOCDF. We are one of about half of the states in the U.S who have started an affiliate to help those with OCD and related disorders and their families.
OCD-WI is here to:
Provide education to the public and professionals about OCD in order to raise awareness and improve the quality of the treatment provided
Improve access to resources for those with OCD and their families
Be an advocate for the OCD community.