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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Woods
29 years experience in Psychiatry
Anxiety Disorder: Obsessive compulsive disorder (ocd) is a psychiatric condition where patients experience anxiety related to obsessions and compulsions. Obsessions are ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
41 years experience in Psychiatry
Obsessive Compulsive: Obsessive compulsive disorder (ocd) is an anxiety disorder characterized by obsessive thoughts and compulsive behaviors. The person has persistent th ... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Susan Rhoads
37 years experience in Family Medicine
Nobody's sure!: The causes of obsessive compulsive disorder are not known yet, despite a lot of research! Here's a page about it and support options for patients. h ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Allison Greco
8 years experience in General Practice
Therapy, medication: The most effective treatment for diagnosed obsessive-compulsive disorder is something called cognitive-behavioral therapy (cbt). During cbt, a therapi ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
41 years experience in Psychiatry
Obsessive Compulsive: The person would have obsessive ideas that go through his/her mind continuously, and have compulsions to do certain behaviors. The person cannot let ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Reynolds
32 years experience in Psychiatry
Limbic vs motor: Ocd is an anxiety disorder characterized by unreasonable thoughts and fears (obsessions) that lead to repetitive behaviors (compulsions). Tourette syn ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Benson
40 years experience in Psychiatry
OCD seeking help: Persons with OCD can vary a bit in their willingness to get treatment, and the degree to which they seem to "want" to change. The most resistant sub- ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kenneth Adler
48 years experience in Psychiatry
Yes: Ocd will result in actions that could impair judgement due to repetitive behaviors.
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Reynolds
32 years experience in Psychiatry
OCD : Obsessive-compulsive disorder is an anxiety disorder in which people have unwanted and repeated thoughts or feelings (obsessions), and/or behaviors th ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Owen Scott
38 years experience in Clinical Psychology
Rational emotive: therapy is an early form of Cognitive Therapy or CT. Research shows Exposure+Response Prevention and CT work best. E+RP is a structured program of con ... Read More
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ana Adelstein
26 years experience in Clinical Psychology
ERP! Talk Back 2OCD!: Ocd can rob ur life of fun/joy ; it can really take a toll on relationships. The more u listen 2ocd ; believe what it tells u, the more powerful it be ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ana Adelstein
26 years experience in Clinical Psychology
How Others See You: Ocpd (http://bit.Ly/11eonc1) makes people rigid, bossy. It robs life of joy & takes a toll on relationships. It can cause great anguish & frustration ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience in Psychiatry
OCD: This is an anxiety do, with intrusive thoughts that cause apprehension/fear/worry, and repetitive behaviors aimed at reducing the anxiety. Examples ar ... Read More
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Not at all: Definitely no.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Reidbord
35 years experience in Psychiatry
CBT, meds: First would be to get a good psych evaluation, if that hasn't happened already. Self-diagnosis can be faulty. Effective treatments for OCD include c ... Read More
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A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Olukayode Awosika
29 years experience in Psychiatry
Yes!: One of the established and common side effects of amantadine is compulsive behaviors but not ocd.
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Griggs
38 years experience in Clinical Psychology
Studies vary in the: success rates they report. The best tx for OCD seems to be a combination of meds and behavior therapy--particularly de-sensitization or re-condition ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
I had to look this : Up because i had never hear of obsessive christmas disorder. After googling a number of sites - i think it may be a comic term. For instance you can ... Read More
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience in Psychiatry
CBT: Very good tool under experienced therapist's hands.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ana Adelstein
26 years experience in Clinical Psychology
Hair-Pulling Problem: Compulsive hair-pulling - trichotillomania- is a body-focused repetitive behavior (bfrb), like skin-picking & nail-biting."trich" arises in response t ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Owen Scott
38 years experience in Clinical Psychology
It's promising: Recent studies indicate Cognitive Therapy or CT in a group format is effective at reducing symptoms of OCD. Earlier studies found two psychological ap ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Shamshad Haroon
25 years experience in Psychiatry
Serotonin imbalance: Serotonin which is great brain juice to make u happy and keep u calm help u sleep also performs many other functions reserachers knew that OCD occurre ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. L. Kevin Chapman
14 years experience in Clinical Psychology
OCD: The presence of obsessions (intrusive thoughts images or impulses) and usually compulsions (mental acts, behaviors, or rituals aimed at neutralizing a ... Read More
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