Positions

Assistant Professor
Psychiatry & Behav Sciences
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, TX, US

Education

PhD from University of Houston
Postdoctoral Fellowship at Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center
Mental Illness Research and Treatment
MSW from Loyola University Chicago
BS from Loyola University Chicago
Social work

Professional Interests

  • Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)
  • Anxiety disorders
  • Mental health stigma
  • Access to mental health care

Professional Statement

Elizabeth McIngvale, Ph.D., is a nationally known expert in ERP, mental health advocate and renowned speaker. Dr. McIngvale engages in clinical OCD practice and research at the BCM OCD program. Elizabeth runs a non-profit for OCD (peaceofmind.com) and serves on many boards including the International OCD Foundation’s board of directors where she served as the first-ever national spokesperson for OCD.

Selected Publications

  • McIngvale, E., Rufino, K., Katz, J., Hart, J.. "Value of a One-item OCD Severity Perception Screener." Journal of technology in Behavioral Science. 2017:DOI: 10.1007/s41347-017-0017-3.
  • E. McIngvale, K. Rufino, M. Ehlers, & J. Hart. "An In Depth Look at the Scrupulosity Dimension of Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder." Journal of Spirituality in Mental Health. 2017:DOI:10.1080/19349637.2017.1288075.
  • Stanley, M.A., McIngvale, E., Barrera, T., Amspoker, A.B., Lindsay, J., Kauth, M.R., Smith, T.L., Van Kirk, N., & Teng, E.. "VHA providers' knowledge and perceptions about the diagnosis and treatment of obsessive-compulsive disorder." Journal of Obsessive Compulsive and Related Disorders. 2017:DOI: 10.1016/j.jocrd.2016.12.004.

Memberships

International OCD Foundation
The Peace of Mind Foundation
www.peaceofmind.com
The OCD Challenge
www.ocdchallenge.org
The Menninger Clinic
BiVacor
Mental Health America of Greater Houston