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Obsessive-compulsive disorder is an anxiety disorder in which people have unwanted and repeated thoughts, feelings, ideas, sensations (obsessions), or behaviors that make them feel driven to do something (compulsions). Often the person carries out the behaviors to get rid of the obsessive thoughts, but this only provides temporary relief. Not performing the obsessive rituals can cause great anxiety

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Compulsive no more: Clues to what causes compulsive behavior could improve OCD treatments

By activating a brain circuit that controls compulsive behavior, neuroscientists have shown that they can block a compulsive behavior in mice -- a result that could help researchers develop new treatments for diseases such as obsessive-compulsive disorder and Tourette's syndrome.

An overview of Obsessive Compulsive Disorder and proven strategies for beating it.

Obsessive Compulsive Disorder | Evolution Counseling

Learn about the symptoms and psychology of OCD and a psychological strategy called paradoxical intention that helps with obsessions.

How Is Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder Medically Diagnosed? | Medical Education Video

Obsessive-compulsive disorder can seriously impact quality of life but how is obsessive-compulsive disorder medically diagnosed?

Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder in Kids and Teens (often seen with ADHD)

Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder in Kids and Teens

Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder is a serious mental health condition that often goes undiagnosed in children for years. Many kids suffer in silence because they can’t always control their thoughts and behaviors. If OCD develops while a child is in...

Pediatric OCD (Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder)

Pediatric OCD (Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder)

Each year half a million children in the United States suffer from pediatric OCD, and the toll is not just on the children, but their families as well. Here...

This image is on a OCD info site, but I just love the composition of it. What does that say about me...?

Obsessive-compulsive personality disorder - children, causes, DSM, functioning, therapy, people, medication, women

Obsessive compulsive disorder in children and adolescents

Doctorate in Clinical Psychology

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Obsessive - Compulsive Disorder in Children and Adolescents. Comprehensive look at Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder in children and adolescents, including symptoms, diagnosis and treatment of OCD in children.

Obsessive - Compulsive Disorder in Children and Adolescents. Comprehensive look at Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder in children and adolescents, including symptoms, diagnosis and treatment of OCD in children.

Speak Up for Kids: OCD (Obsessive Compulsive Disorder)- PSA from Childmind.org (30 seconds)

Speak Up for Kids: OCD

There has never been a more important time to speak up for our nation's kids. Each May, the Child Mind Institute's Speak Up for Kids campaign promotes childr...

Living with Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder | Psych Central

People with obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) experience obsessions, compulsions or both. OCD is a debilitating illness, but it's highly treatable, and you can recover.

Women may experience more symptoms of anxiety or obsessive compulsive disorder following childbirth than previously thought, according to two studies published today.---this explains a lot!!!!

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Women may experience more symptoms of anxiety or obsessive compulsive disorder following childbirth than previously thought, according to two studies published today.

Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD) Signs And Symptoms

Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD) Signs And Symptoms

It is not uncommon for people with OCD to share difficulty with daily activities, such as tardiness, perfectionism, and procrastination. It is something you can minimize with therapy and medication.