OCD Articles

Three CBT Techniques For OCD

By |2023-08-31T14:28:44+02:00May 27th, 2023|Categories: Adults, Anxiety, Mental Health, OCD, Treatment|

What Is OCD? OCD (obsessive-compulsive disorder) is an anxiety disorder. It can affect anyone of any age and background. People with OCD tend to experience obsessions and compulsions. These obsessions and compulsions can be distressing, time-consuming and impact daily life. Obsessions refer to intrusive thoughts or images that frequently arise in the mind of [...]

Kleptomania: Compulsive Stealing Disorder

By |2017-03-15T18:57:29+02:00November 20th, 2014|Categories: Mental Health, OCD|

Have you heard the word “shop-lifting” before? This is a common word used for the term “Kleptomania”. Have you come across a person stealing petty things in a shop or mall? Many a times such incidents are reported in daily newspapers and magazines. Sometimes the victims of it are locked up in jails and are [...]

OCD: Prevention, Management and Treatment Procedures

By |2018-09-04T16:54:32+02:00December 23rd, 2013|Categories: CBT, Mental Health, OCD, Treatment|

Hi all! Hope you have read my previous blog post “OCD: An Overview”. Today we will learn on how OCD can be prevented, managed and treated. Let us see the various ways in which OCD can be prevented: OCD Prevention Learn good coping skills to different life transitions Maintain a good lifestyle, balanced diet and [...]

OCD – an overview of Obsessive Compulsive Disorder

By |2017-03-15T19:14:36+02:00December 21st, 2013|Categories: CBT, Mental Health, OCD, Treatment|

If you are someone who is constantly checking switches, cylinder knob, door locks; washing hands and feet over and over again for fear of contamination; or if you do a ritualistic behavior for a certain number of times…then this blog post is for you. OCD, the full-form of this acronym is Obsessive Compulsive Disorder. It [...]

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