Dr. Marcia Rabinowits with Rogers Behavioral Health in Miami, discusses the paralyzing disorder of obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), what it is and how to identify its symptoms. She also discusses how to get properly diagnosed and what treatment options are more effective.
Marcia Hermolin Rabinowits, PsyD, is a licensed psychologist and clinical director at Rogers’ Miami location, where she leads the clinical treatment team.Dr.Rabinowits graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in psychology from the Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro in Brazil. She then earned her Master of Science in mental health counseling from the University of Massachusetts Boston. Dr. Rabinowits received her Doctor of Clinical Psychology, with an adult emphasis, from Spalding University–School of Professional Psychology. Dr. Rabinowits completed her clinical internship at the Seven Counties Internship Consortium and her post-doctoral fellowship at McLean Hospital in the Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder Institute. Prior o coming to Rogers, Dr. Rabinowits worked as a staff psychologist atMcLean Hospital – OCD Institute and in private practice. Dr.Rabinowits was an assistant psychologist in the Psychology department at McLean Hospital and an instructor in psychology at Harvard MedicalSchool.Dr.Rabinowits is a member of the International OCD Foundation and is fluent in English, Spanish, and Portuguese.