Obsessive-compulsive disorder is defined by Mayo Clinic as a psychiatric disorder in which a person experiences repeated thoughts, or obsessions, and partakes in repeated behaviors...
About Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder
A young boy wakes up, jumps from his bed, runs to touch his closet door and then runs back to his bed, only to begin this again. He is weeping by the time he has repeated this routine seven times, because he cannot explain why he is doing this. A woman...
Obsessive–compulsive disorder (OCD) is a mental disorder where people feel
the need to check things repeatedly, have certain thoughts repeatedly, or feel ...
Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder, OCD, is an anxiety disorder and is
characterized by recurrent, unwanted thoughts (obsessions) and/or repetitive
Who is Affected by Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
So, while many people can have strange or unusual thoughts -- especially when feeling stressed -- if you are vulnerable to OCD it may be difficult to ignore or forget about these thoughts. There are a variety of medica... More »
Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) is characterized by unreasonable
thoughts and fears (obsessions) that lead you to do repetitive behaviors (
An explanation of the potentially disabling mental illness where people develop
anxiety-related obsessive compulsive disorder or OCD.
Guide to obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), including symptoms, treatment,
and what you can do to help yourself.
Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) is a disorder of the brain and behavior.
OCD causes severe anxiety in those affected. OCD involves both obsessions and
Children and adults with obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) suffer from
unwanted and intrusive thoughts that they can't seem to get out of their heads ...