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Obsessive Compulsive Disorder. By: Brittany Walker & Marisa Driscoll. Definition of OCD: . Obsessive Compulsive Disorder is an anxiety disorder where people have repeated thoughts, feelings, ideas, or behaviors that make them feel driven to do something.

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Obsessive compulsive disorder

Obsessive Compulsive Disorder

By: Brittany Walker & Marisa Driscoll


Definition of ocd
Definition of OCD:

  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder is an anxiety disorder where people have repeated thoughts, feelings, ideas, or behaviors that make them feel driven to do something.

  • The person often completes to behavior to get rid of the obsessive thoughts.


Facts statistics about ocd
Facts/ Statistics About OCD:

  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder is common, and most people show symptoms by age 30.

  • Most people with OCD realize their obsessions are irrational, but they need to relieve their anxiety so they preform the ritual

  • A third to a half of all people who suffer from OCD began noticing obsessive traits during childhood


Symptoms of ocd
Symptoms Of OCD

  • Fear of germs, or contamination

  • Having required things to be symmetrical and orderly.

  • Aggressive and horrific impulses.

  • Extreme sexual thoughts or images.

  • Nonsensical doubts


Tips for managing ocd
Tips For Managing OCD

  • Try to face your fears, expose yourself to situations that involve your fears and what gives you anxiety.

  • Get to know your OCD and monitor it. Research it.

  • Keep a journal and express your problems. Talk about it


Resources
Resources

  • http://www.anxietybc.com/sites/default/files/adult_hmocd.pdf

  • http://www.healthyplace.com/anxiety-panic/articles/ocd-signs-and-symptoms/

  • http://www.nimh.nih.gov/health/publications/obsessive-compulsive-disorder-when-unwanted-thoughts-take-over/what-are-the-signs-and-symptoms-of-ocd.shtml

  • http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/obsessive-compulsive-disorder/DS00189/DSECTION=symptoms

  • http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmedhealth/PMH0001926/

  • http://beyondocd.org/ocd-facts/

  • http://www.designedthinking.com/htmlbody_ocd-htmlstop-the-symptoms-of-ocd/ocd-facts-and-statistics/


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