Resources – Who & What

These are some professionals and resources that can be extremely helpful in treatment especially with OCD:

1. New Castle Therapy – Laurie W. Howell, LMF
Family Therapist and ERP Trained
1914 Brunswick Avenue, Suite 1B
Charlotte, NC 28207
Phone: (704) 650-9425 

2. Integrative Health – Dr. Sheila Kilbane 
Pediatric Specialist
2201 Park Rd, Suite B
Charlotte, NC 28203
Ph: 704-626-6771 
3. Carolinas Natural Health – Dr. Michael Smith
Naturopathic Doctor 
1114 Sam Newell Road Suite A
Matthews, NC 28105 
(704) 708-4404
4. Optimal You – Adele Schiessle
5200 Park Rd. Suite 225
Charlotte, NC
5. Southeast Psych – Frank Gaskill, Ph. D. – Super Cool Co Founder 
Andrea Umbach, Psy.D. – Super Cool OCD Specialist
6060 Piedmont Row Drive South   Suite 120
Charlotte, NC 28287
6. Dr. Joseph Parisi – Psychologist and OCD Specialist
501 South Sharon Amity Road – Suite 500
Charlotte, NC 28211
Phone: 704-362-1555

7. The Anxiety and OCD Treatment Center – Dr. Kevin Gyoerkoe
Licensed Psychologist
8832 Blakeney Professional Drive, Suite 105
Charlotte, NC 28277

8. Dr. Maeve O’Connor, MD, FACAAI FAAAAI
Clinical Immunology & PANDA/PANS Specialist
Integrative Medicine
Charlotte, NC
9. Worry Free Fitness
3404 Arsenal Ct
Charlotte, North Carolina 28273
Ryan Glubo
Fitness for those suffering from OCD and Anxiety
OCD Support Group: 
10. Invisible Disabilities Association
Wayne Connell – CEO
P.O. Box 4067
Parker, CO 80134
11. Mental Health America of Central Carolinas
3701 Latrobe Dr. Suite 140
Charlotte, NC 28211
(704) 793-4106
12. Special Olympics of Mecklenburg County
2400 Park Road   Suite B
Charlotte, NC 28203
704- 358-1935
13. Family Support Services
931 Wilann Dr
Charlotte, NC 28215
14. Mecklenburg County Department of Social Services
301 Billingsley Road
Charlotte, NC 28211.
Phone: 311
15. Allegro Foundation
3121 Providence Rd.
Charlotte, NC 28211
16. Alexander Youth Network
6220 Thermal Road
Charlotte, NC 28211
17. Mecklenburg County Area Mental Health
429 Billingsley Road
Charlotte, NC 28211
18. Mental Health Association of Central Carolinas
3701 Latrobe Drive  Suite 140
Charlotte, NC 28211

19. Parent VOICE
Carlton Watkins Center
3500 Ellington Street
Charlotte NC 28211
http://www.parentvoice.netOnline Sources


Other Helpful Sources:

Crisis Hotline for Abused Woman: 704-444-2400

Sale Alliance Women’s Shelter  704-332-9034

Lawyer Handling Abuse Cases: Jennifer Moore 704-919-1519


What is OCD

IOCD Foundation Newsletter: Past and Future Treatments for OCD:

OCD Newsletter & Archive

Coping with OCD with Alpha Stim    (Find out about Alpha Stim here too)


Study implicates genes and pathways for OCD:

Download Study Here

  • Talking Back to OCD: The Program That Helps Kids and Teens Say “No Way” — and Parents Say “Way to Go” 1st Edition by John S. March MD
  • What to Do When Your Brain Gets Stuck: A Kid’s Guide to Overcoming OCD (What-to-Do Guides for Kids) Paperback by Dawn Huebner
  • Freeing Your Child from Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder: A Powerful, Practical Program for Parents of Children and Adolescents Paperback by Tamar E. Chansky
  • Up and Down the Worry Hill: A Children’s Book about Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder and its Treatment Paperback by Aureen Pinto Wagner Ph.D
  • Tapping For Kids: A Children’s Guide To EFT Emotional Freedom Techniques by Angie Muccillo
  • The Wizard’s Wish by Brad Yates
  • EFT for Children by Anne Unsworth