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Overcoming ocd on ow. It's possible, but would be easier if you could work with a therapist trained in cognitive behavioral therapy. Recognize that your compulsive behaiors are produced in an effort to diminish anxiety. As you attempt to decrease your behaviors, you will feel heightened anxiety. Thus, as a foundation to overcoming ocd, you will nedd to learn psychological techniques to cope with this anxiety.