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Beyond OCD is a 36-page guide that presents an overview of OCD, common obsessions and compulsions, treatment options, a recommended reading list, FAQs, and links to a variety of helpful resources. It is designed to start the reader on the road to successful treatment. Whether you want to learn about OCD, find treatment options, or tap into other resources, you've come to the right place.
http://beyondocd.org/ - 9-Oct-2007 - Hits: 1103 - Rate This | Details
Distinquishing OCD from Other Conditions
Even those in the professional field are sometimes confused with the differences between OCD and other similar conditions. Dr. Goodman discusses how OCD and other conditions related to it are, in fact, different and exactly why they are different. Read here to find out those details.
http://psychcentral.com/lib/distinguishing-ocd-from-other-conditions/00075 - 3-Apr-2006 - Hits: 5026 - Rate This | Details
How Do I Know if I have Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder
Someone may feel that they have obsessive-compulsive disorder, but they do not really know. How can a person tell? There are no real reliable tests for obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), but Dr. Demitri discusses how a person can tell how they may have the disorder.
http://psychcentral.com/lib/how-do-i-know-if-i-have-obsessive-compulsive-disorder/00077 - 3-Apr-2006 - Hits: 5422 - Rate This | Details
Medications for Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder
What medications are good for the treatment of obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD)? What reactions and allergies can result? Which drugs are the safest? In this article, Dr. Demitri discusses how a client who needs to take OCD medications can pick ones best suited for them, and also to help improve the quality of their lives.
http://psychcentral.com/lib/medications-for-obsessive-compulsive-disorder/00083 - 3-Apr-2006 - Hits: 4590 - Rate This | Details
Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder Clinical Trials
Featured studies include only those currently recruiting participants. They are listed according to the date they were added to the ClinicalTrials.gov registry, with the most recent studies appearing first.
http://www.nimh.nih.gov/health/trials/obsessive-compulsive-disorder-ocd.shtml - 29-Dec-2005 - Hits: 1200 - Rate This | Details
Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder in Children and Adolescents
How is Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD) react in childhood and adolescence? Discussed in this paper is how OCD reacts in the childhood and adolescent group.
http://psychcentral.com/lib/obsessive-compulsive-disorder-in-children-and-adolescents/00081 - 3-Apr-2006 - Hits: 1888 - Rate This | Details
The International OCD Foundation is a donor-supported nonprofit organization that aims to improve outcomes for individuals with OCD and related disorders by providing resources and support for those affected by OCD, promoting awareness about OCD and related disorders, and increasing access to effective treatment.
http://www.ocfoundation.org/ - 5-Feb-2000 - Hits: 11094 - Rate This | Details
Obsessive-Compulsive Spectrum Disorders
This research article discusses some conditions: Body dysmorphic disorder and trichotillomania, which appear at first to be obsessive-compulsive disorder, but are in actuality, just closely related to the disorder. Read on, and see if what you (or a loved one) have is not OCD, but one of these two...
http://psychcentral.com/lib/obsessive-compulsive-spectrum-disorders/00082 - 3-Apr-2006 - Hits: 1741 - Rate This | Details
OCD Center of Los Angeles
Treatment center specializing in OCD, OC Spectrum Disorders, and related anxiety disorders. Includes information on symptoms and treatment, an OCD test, a reading list, and links to online resources.
http://www.ocdla.com - 16-Jul-2001 - Hits: 3149 - Rate This | Details
The Course of Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder
OCD can be considered deadly in thoughts, feelings, and obsessions. It can follow a course, wherever it can be waxing the one moment, and then the next, it will be going on full-throttle. Discussed in this article is how Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder runs throughout a lifetime.
http://psychcentral.com/lib/2006/02/the-course-of-obsessive-compulsive-disorder-ocd/ - 3-Apr-2006 - Hits: 2219 - Rate This | Details
The Impact of Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder
In this article, Dr. Haggerty discusses how common OCD is, who has it, and how it affects society. This is a primer to beginning to understand OCD, and is highly approved as a research starting point to help gain understanding on OCD.
http://psychcentral.com/lib/the-impact-of-obsessive-compulsive-disorder/00084 - 3-Apr-2006 - Hits: 1734 - Rate This | Details
Treatments for Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder
Believe it or not, once upon a time, obsessive compulsive disorder was considered not responsive to many therapies. In the present, however; that idea has changed, and such things as talk therapies are considered beneficial for those who suffer with obsessive-compulsive disorder. Read on further in this article to understand more about treatment options for OCD.
http://psychcentral.com/lib/treatments-for-obsessive-compulsive-disorder/00078 - 3-Apr-2006 - Hits: 2420 - Rate This | Details
What is Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder?
Ever really wondered what all the hubbub about Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) was about? Many wonder what OCD entails. In this article, Dr. Demitri discusses how OCD is an illness, how it interacts with people, and things that may be related with it.
http://psychcentral.com/lib/what-is-obsessive-compulsive-disorder/00076 - 3-Apr-2006 - Hits: 1456 - Rate This | Details
The terms "obsessive-compulsive disorder" and "OCD" make many people think of excessive hand washers and "neat freaks," but the condition is far more complex. One compulsion, hoarding, has become fodder for reality TV. In this roundtable, mental health experts and organizational professionals share their insights on OCD, hoarding, and misconceptions about both.
http://www.everydayhealth.com/anxiety-disorders/experts-hoarding-differences-from-other-ocd.aspx - 2-Nov-2011 - Hits: 325 - Rate This | Details