Alvin C. TB 7
- always thinking upsetting or scary thoughts
- debating whether something is harmful, dangerous, wrong, or dirty
- uncertainty, doubt, or fear
- strong urge to do certain things repeatedly (rituals/compulsions)
What are other names for obsessive-compulsive disorder?
Obsessive-compulsive disorder is also known by its acronym, OCD.
How is OCD diagnosed?
OCD is diagnosed by therapists and psychologists.
How is OCD treated?
Therapy can treat and reduce OCD, but there is no known cure for it.
3 out of every 100 people have OCD.