obsessive compulsive disorder

I couldn’t go more than 15 minutes without checking my reflection — without, in BDD/OCD terms, ritualizing.
"I totally understand now, being in it, why there shouldn’t be such a stigma on mental illness."
I only partially mean mapping as a charting and identification of space. For Martin it is a mapping of the mind (or the painted
I wish that having a postpartum plan was just as important as having a birth plan.
How can OCD be cured without professional help? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling
Hi, my name is Kimberly, and I have obsessive compulsive disorder. I’m not particularly tidy or organized. I have a great
It started one day when I was in the second grade; I had come home from school and went to jump on my bed, which was what
"Mental health is important for all and is a basic human right."
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?