The "Riverdale" star told fans on Twitter that when she made a reference to OCD on “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon,” she wasn't being facetious.
By the time I was almost 30, my intrusive thoughts became so painful, I knew I’d have to either kill myself or seek therapy.
I looked at my son from across the room. “What do you want for breakfast?” I asked. “I’ll have my usual,” he said. I don’t
"I totally understand now, being in it, why there shouldn’t be such a stigma on mental illness."
Ever caught yourself trapped in your own mind, looking at that mom on the street with her gorgeous child, perfect hair and
Of course, I judge myself in this way, and by learning to turn off my judgment of others, I am also learning to stop judging
More applicable to Martin's art and schizophrenia is the development of the collective unconscious by Carl Jung, given that
I wish that having a postpartum plan was just as important as having a birth plan.
I started to display Obsessive Compulsive tendencies around this time. Something I believe can be quite common with phobias
There is no cure for OCD, but meds can lower the anxiety enough so that you can do the work: CBT (cognitive behavioral therapy
One of the symptoms of PTSD is avoiding situations that remind you of the event or trigger memories of the traumatic event. This becomes complicated when food is the evil instigator.
I was flipping through my Facebook when I saw a couple of people sharing a “fun” puzzle game. The game is pretty simple. You
Hi, my name is Kimberly, and I have obsessive compulsive disorder. I’m not particularly tidy or organized. I have a great
I wondered if I was alone in my OTD. Is it one of those silent diseases that sufferers are too ashamed to talk about, but
In boxing, one of the fundamental necessities of the sport is the presence of a good cornerman. In an article written a few years ago providing insight into and describing the sine qua non of the cornerman, the author declared, "he [the cornerman] must be a psychologist, able to assist the fighter through the emotional minefield that is the preparation for combat.
I had no idea how much a simple game could help him overcome his fear and anxiety of being in the great outdoors.