Our mission at Cape CBI is to improve the quality of life for people struggling with OCD and Related Disorders, as well as their family members and loved ones. We do this through education and advocacy; raising awareness in local communities about mental health and effective treatments; and providing evidence-based therapies via outpatient, home-based, group, and intensive treatment options for people living in Southeastern Massachusetts.
Kristen Mulcahy, PhD
Dr. Kristen Mulcahy is the Director of the Cape & Islands Cognitive Behavioral Institute. She earned her Ph.D. in Clinical/School Psychology from Hofstra University. Trained and supervised in Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT) by leading experts in the field at the Bio-Behavioral Institute in New York, Dr. Mulcahy developed a specialty in OCD and Related Disorders.
Dr. Mulcahy has written and presented on various OCD Related Disorders including Trichotillomania, collaborated on a manual instructing other professionals on the treatment of OCD in children, and has appeared as an expert on several television shows, including 48 hours, Chronicle, and the God Squad. In addition to treating hundreds of OCD sufferers throughout her 15 years in practice, Dr. Mulcahy has run an OCD Support group on the Cape for the past 12 years.
Most recently, Dr. Mulcahy created and launched the first comprehensive iPhone app, Live OCD Free, designed to guide both child and adult OCD sufferers through Exposure and Response Prevention (ERP). Dr. Mulcahy is currently involved in conducting an extensive multi-site treatment study investigating the efficacy of the Live OCD Free app.
Dr. Mulcahy is a member of various professional organizations including the American Psychological Association (APA), the Anxiety and Depression Association of America (ADAA), the Association of Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies (ABCT), and the International OCD Foundation (IOCDF).
Pamela Fee, PsyD
Dr. Pamela Fee earned her doctoral degree in Psychology from St. John’s University in New York. With a strong background and significant training in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dr. Fee specializes in working with individuals of all ages suffering from anxiety and other related disorders.
Dr. Fee also has significant experience in behavioral treatment planning for individuals on the Autism Spectrum. She has training in specific CBT approaches such as Exposure and Response Prevention (ERP), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), and Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT).
Dr. Fee has presented at national conferences, such as the National Association of School Psychologists (NASP) and the American Psychological Association (APA).
Sandie Good, M.A., LMHC, CHC
Sandie Good is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor and received her Masters Degree in Counseling Psychology from Lesley University. She has a certification in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), and has received intensive trainings in Acceptance Commitment Therapy (ACT) and Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT).
In January 2012, Sandie became certified as a Holistic Health Coach and has studied the effects of nutrition, sleep, and stress on mental health issues. She also has extensive experience treating addictions.
Sandie currently works with people of all ages who are suffering from anxiety and related disorders.