Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) (An Introduction)
This one-page handout with accompanying audio and video educates people about obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), a type of anxiety disorder. It describes signs and symptoms of OCD in repeated upsetting thoughts called obsessions, and repeated actions called compulsions. Treatment with medicines and therapy such as cognitive behavioral therapy are outlined. Adapted from the text of the MedlinePlus Health Introduction.
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