If anxiety is disrupting your life or the life of a loved one, then you know how hard it can be to find the help that you need. The Anxiety and OCD Treatment Center to restore a sense of hope, confront your fears, and to transform your relationship with anxiety. Anxiety disorders are amongst the most treatable mental health problems. Dr. Rupertus has over 20 years of experience providing treatment to children and adolescents, as well as adults.
Her philosophy involves customizing treatment for each individual client. When indicated, treatment may include spouses, family members, and other loved ones in addition to individual sessions. In situations where anxiety has impaired a child or adolescent's academic functioning, advocacy meetings and consultations involving school personnel and teachers may also be included.
Standard treatment is typically provided on a one-session per week basis. Depending upon the needs of the individual, sessions may be scheduled more frequently. When necessary and feasible, home visits may also be arranged, but additional fees to cover time and travel costs will be assessed. Dr. Rupertus' goal is to help individuals who have an anxiety disorder learn to learn to live with the uncertainty and risk taking that is a normal part of life, and to reclaim their lives from the grips of anxiety.