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What is OCD and how do you know if you have it to some degree.?

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Dr. Bassam Amawi
Psychiatry
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In brief: Ocd

Obsessive compulsive d/o is an anxiety disorder in which people have unwanted & repeated thoughts, feeling, ideas, sensation (obsession), or behaviors that make them feel driven to do something (compulsion).

In brief: Ocd

Obsessive compulsive d/o is an anxiety disorder in which people have unwanted & repeated thoughts, feeling, ideas, sensation (obsession), or behaviors that make them feel driven to do something (compulsion).
Dr. Bassam Amawi
Dr. Bassam Amawi
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Dr. Alan Ali
Psychiatry

In brief: OCD

Is an anxiety disorder characterized by intrusive thoughts that cause apprehension/fear/worry, and repetitive behaviors in attempt to reduce tension & anxiety.
Examples are excess washing, cleaning, checking, hoarding, etc. Symptoms are time-consuming & cause more distress.

In brief: OCD

Is an anxiety disorder characterized by intrusive thoughts that cause apprehension/fear/worry, and repetitive behaviors in attempt to reduce tension & anxiety.
Examples are excess washing, cleaning, checking, hoarding, etc. Symptoms are time-consuming & cause more distress.
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali
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