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My fear of death or anything death related (ocd basically) is really overpowering me i can't sleep calmly or go to school optimistically, help?

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Dr. Johanna Fricke
Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics 50 years experience
Online help is not : the answer, but you can help yourself by seeing your doctor for a check-up & referral to a psychiatrist for evaluation of your OCD & to rule out accompanying anxiety disorders or other psychiatric illnesses. Also seek referral to a psychologist for Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy. Examine the barriers that have prevented your seeking appropriate care, then get over them.

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Last updated Oct 31, 2014

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