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Funny how a diagnosis doesn't mean much till you have it. What is obsessive-compulsive disorder?
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Dr. William Holmes
Pediatrics - Psychiatry
7 doctors agree
In brief: Form of Anxiety
Ocd is a type of anxiety disorder characterized by two types of symptoms.
One of these is obessesional thoughts in which a person has constant thoughts (often negative) that are intrusive and paralyzing. The other symptom is compulsive actions, in which a person engages in repetitive or ritualistic behaviors to the point that it interferes with completing daily activities.

In brief: Form of Anxiety
Ocd is a type of anxiety disorder characterized by two types of symptoms.
One of these is obessesional thoughts in which a person has constant thoughts (often negative) that are intrusive and paralyzing. The other symptom is compulsive actions, in which a person engages in repetitive or ritualistic behaviors to the point that it interferes with completing daily activities.
Dr. William Holmes
Dr. William Holmes
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Dr. Julia Frank
Psychiatry
5 doctors agree
In brief: Ocd
Look at the book the boy who couldn't stop washing by judith rapport.
It will explain the many forms of OCD in detail and reads like a novel. There is a questionnaire called the ybocs that people also can use to identify the symptoms and severity of the disorder.

In brief: Ocd
Look at the book the boy who couldn't stop washing by judith rapport.
It will explain the many forms of OCD in detail and reads like a novel. There is a questionnaire called the ybocs that people also can use to identify the symptoms and severity of the disorder.
Dr. Julia Frank
Dr. Julia Frank
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