You are invited to a community education forum!
Anxiety & OCD
Thursday, September 12th - 6pm – 8pm
St. Luke’s Community Health Education Center
3333 Squalicum Pkwy, Bellingham, WA
NAMI Whatcom (360) 671-4950
Forum will allow community to learn & ask questions about:
What is Anxiety?
What is Obsessive Compulsive Disorder?
What is Obsessive Compulsive Personality Disorder?
Medications that may help
2 CEU’s Available through NSWA - $20.00
The panel will include:
Tara Platz, MED, LMHC, CMHS - Tara enjoys working with children, adolescents, adults and families. Her overarching theoretical orientation is cognitive behavioral therapy, though she employs a multitude of techniques to assist clients.
Dr. Dev Brierley, DNP – Dev is a trained doctor, board certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner, licensed as an Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner in Washington State. Dev currently practices at King Health Associates in Bellingham, WA.
Emily Smith, MS, LMHC, NCC – Specializes stress, anxiety, worry, obsessive thinking (OCD), codependency, dependency, relationship distress, emotional distress, and mood. Additional knowledge in the area of leaving fundamental religions, counseling for the LGBTQ+ population, and relationship counseling.