obsessive compulsive disorder
I couldn’t go more than 15 minutes without checking my reflection — without, in BDD/OCD terms, ritualizing.
Simple AND accurate.
I only partially mean mapping as a charting and identification of space. For Martin it is a mapping of the mind (or the painted
The desire to live up to divine standards can help many religious individuals cultivate successful, lasting relationships and avoid harmful addictions, some research suggests.
This is an important time in your life, so make sure you think through your choice of schools carefully. The suggestions
I still argue with myself over the need to apologize to dead animals, but I no longer have to fight against apologizing to tires or old t-shirts or single discarded shoes. I still battle with the universe and my expectation that it is just looking for an excuse to ruin everything. I still seek balance.
That logic doesn't stop us from obsessing, though, does it? Fortunately, there are tactics you can use to put the brakes on a runaway train of thought.
Back in 2014, Dunham's memoir, Not That Kind of Girl, included a list of things that keep her up at night. Meanwhile, a realistic, yet not overly dramatized depiction of OCD gets a good amount of screen time on Girls in the form of Dunham's character. But is there such a thing as too revealing?