OCD New Jersey
Jacques Esses was formally diagnosed with OCD at age 20. His symptoms manifest mainly through emotional contamination, which he now manages through a variety of therapeutic interventions. Jacques' goal is to now give back to the OCD community, both as a clinician and advocate. Jacques received his Master of Social Work degree in 2019, with a specialization in OCD. He is the founder of the OCD Support Group for Young Adults on Facebook and is affiliated with OCDNJ and The Secret Illness.