Melissa Mose is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT) and well-known expert on the subject of parenting teens and specifically teens with Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD).

She brings a unique and intimate perspective to her work with parents struggling to help their teens with OCD as well as her work directly with teens learning the right skills to cope with OCD because in addition to being highly trained in the specialty of OCD therapies, she is also the mother of a teen dealing with OCD.

This interview is Part 2 of a 3 Part Series where Melissa shares her extensive knowledge and experience in order to help Mom’s learn specific ways to help their teenager succeed in overcoming OCD.

During this 2nd interview, Melissa discusses the Top Mistakes Every Mom of a Teen With OCD Needs to Avoid in order to prevent inadvertently causing more damage.

As Melissa points out during the interview, many “common sense” or “intuitive” parenting strategies Moms try to implement with a child struggling with OCD end up backfiring and making the situation worse.

To listen to Part 1 in the series:

To visit the “Resources Page” mentioned in the interview visit:

To learn more about Melissa Mose, LMFT visit:

You may also contact her at:

Melissa Mose, LMFT (Lic. #32575)
Phone: 818-458-9768

Roque Lachica

Roque Lachica is a managing editor for Heritage Harbor Publishing and contributing host of Business Innovators Radio covering Influencers, Innovators and Trendsetters in Business, Health, Finance & Personal Development.