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    Body dysmorphic disorder (BDD) is a complex disorder characterized by extreme concern about one or more perceived flaws in your physical appearance.

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    Including Specific Resources and Support for BDD

    July 31 – August 2, 2020 | Seattle, WA

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BDD Series at the 27th Annual OCD Conference | Seattle, WA

The 27th Annual OCD Conference will be held July 31-August 2, 2020 in Seattle, WA and will once again include resources for those affected by body dysmorphic disorder (BDD). The Conference will feature a BDD specific series, workshops, and support groups. All those affected by BDD including sufferers, loved ones and family members, and professionals, are encouraged to attend.

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