Nicole* suffering from severe obsessive compulsive disorder and depression came to Olivos in hopes of feeling better. Her recovery encompassed independence which she explained included a job, the ability to drive, be comfortable in public settings and have a healthy lifestyle.

Through working with the Olivos’ treatment team, she has learned how to manage her symptoms and accomplish the lifestyle she always wanted for herself.

Nicole has found her dream job working as an animator. She has accomplished a healthy lifestyle that includes maintaining her goal weight, she has her driver’s license and through her dedication to her treatment plan, she learned skills that she applies to manage her symptoms in her daily life. Nicole says she “feels free, independent and confident and has never felt this way before.”

*Client's name has been changed to protect their anonymity.