Who and What We Treat

Who We Treat

We provide therapy with individuals of all ages. When treating children and adolescents, working with parents is often an integral component of the overall treatment.

What We Treat

MCOA specializes in the evidence-based treatment of OCD, Anxiety Disorders, and BFRBs across the lifespan. These include:

  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder

  • Trichotillomania (chronic hair pulling)

  • Excoriation Disorder (Skin Picking)

  • Parenting Training, Guidance, and Skill-building

  • Generalized Anxiety Disorder

  • Social Anxiety Disorder

  • Separation Anxiety

  • Specific Phobias

  • Panic Disorder

In addition to these specialities, we also have had significant experience working with a range of other emotional and behavioral difficulties throughout our careers.  Other common areas of treatment include:


  • Depression

  • Sleep difficulties

  • Management of new and ongoing life stressors


  • Toileting, sleep, and feeding/eating problems

  • Adjustment to separation/divorce, grief, new school, new home, etc.

  • Tics

  • Selective Mutism

  • Depression

  • Behavior problems

  • School concerns / academic difficulties