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Ratings for Dr. Steven L. PENCE

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Dr. Pence is the best psychologist. He is kind, caring and compassionate. He is also highly competent and a true expert when it comes to treating OCD. I've seen numerous providers in various counties and he is the only one who truly grasped how to treated my OCD subtype, which he taught me was primarily obsessional. Not only that, he is a genuine person who goes out of his way to make sure that you get the best quality care.

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flag | Submitted November 29, 2016

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I highly recommend seeing an expert for OCD-related conditions. Dr. Pence helped me overcome my excoriation (skin-picking) disorder using HRT. I went to numerous providers before him who did not have his experience or skill-set to treat my condition. He is a compassionate and caring man. I can't recommend him highly enough.

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flag | Submitted November 22, 2016

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Dr. Pence is a one of a kind psychologist. He is an expert in doing ERP for OCD. I've been under his care for 6 months and he has changed my life for the better. He has a great personality and is impossible not to like.

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flag | Submitted November 22, 2016

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Always on time. Friendly, easy to talk to, genuine, cares about his clients. Would recommend.

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flag | Submitted November 14, 2016

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Working with Steve has been one of the most rewarding experiences in my life...truly, life changing.

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flag | Submitted November 12, 2016

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Dr. Pence is a very professional and respectable psychologist. He has been extremely helpful in treating my OCD. I have spent many years dealing with this disorder not even realizing how much it has affected me and every aspect of my life until the last 3 years. It has hindered me from being able to function on a daily basis. However, with Dr. Pence's expert research and knowledge, I have been slowly learning how to live with this disorder in a more manageable way as well as live with less anxiety, obsessive thoughts, and needless rituals. He has truly helped me in ways that other therapists have been unable to do. I highly recommend him if you struggle with OCD and want to learn how to experience relief from the stress and pain that is associated with this debilitating disorder.

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flag | Submitted November 11, 2016

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He is a well-prepared Doctor that bot only is an amazing therapist, but also he is an incredible person that cares about you and helps you whenever you are having any problem.

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flag | Submitted November 11, 2016

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Dr. Pence is a very caring and competent psychologist who always puts his patients first. He has been compassionately treating our son for over a year and has had much success with him. I can highly recommend Dr. Pence to anyone needing treatment for all anxiety disorders.

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flag | Submitted November 5, 2016

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Dr. Pence and his unparalled exposure therapy have given me my life back. I came to Dr. Pence two years ago with debilitating OCD. The intrusive thoughts were all consuming and I even contemplated admitting myself to a psychiatric facility. Dr. Pence went above and beyond to help me face my fears and introduced me to exposure therapy (ERP). His evidence-based care and compassionate personality have made a lasting impact on my life. I can't say enough good things about Dr. Pence!

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flag | Submitted November 3, 2016

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I am where I am in life now because of Dr. Pence. Truly the best psychologist out there and his exposure therapy is the best! Highly recommend!

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flag | Submitted November 2, 2016

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Biography

Dr. Steven Pence is a fully licensed psychologist specializing in OCD and other related anxiety disorders in Bloomfield Hills, MI. Dr. Pence treats Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder, Panic Disorder, Agorophobia, GAD, Trichotillomania, Excoriation (Skin-Picking) Disorder, Body Dysmorphic Disorder, Depression, and Selective Mutism. Dr. Pence has relocated his private practice from Florida to Michigan. 95% of his patients have OCD and or related anxiety disorders and he has seen patients from many states and countries through his intensive outpatient therapy programs. Prior to opening his own private practice, Dr. Pence completed a fellowship at the University of Florida where he focused on treating severe and refractory cases of OCD in the Department of Psychiatry and later joined the faculty of the Department of Pediatrics at the University of South Florida Rothman Center for Neuropsychiatry. He was trained by internationally recognized OCD expert, Dr. Eric Storch and was an active member of the OCD program. At these programs, Dr. Pence supervised postdoctoral fellows, psychiatry residents, & graduate students and provided lectures and presentations in the Department of Psychiatry. Dr. Pence's education includes obtaining a Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology from Michigan State University.


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Education

  • Michigan State University (Grad. 2006)

Other Specialties

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Areas of Expertise

  • Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD)
  • Trichotillomania (hair-pulling disorder)
  • Anxiety
  • Body dysmorphic disorder
  • Generalized anxiety disorder
  • Panic attacks and panic disorder
  • Cognitive behavioral therapy
  • Depression (major depressive disorder)
  • Social anxiety disorder (social phobia)
  • Agoraphobia
  • Phobias
  • Separation anxiety

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