The JHU Center for OCD, Anxiety, and Related Disorders for Children (COACH) is located at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in Baltimore, Maryland. The program is founded and directed by Dr. Joseph F. McGuire, and is part of the Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry under the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences.

We are an interdisciplinary team composed of talents from clinical psychology, cognitive neuroscience, neuroimaging, vision science, digital/visual arts, virtual reality, and Android development.

Joseph F. McGuire, Ph.D.


Joey Ka-Yee Essoe
(劉家宜), Ph.D.

Post-Doctoral Fellow

Kesley A. Ramsey, Ph.D.

Post-Doctoral Fellow

Ainsley K. Patrick

Research Program Coordinator

Ethan Wu

Research Program Coordinator

Undergraduate Researchers



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