Posts Tagged ‘adolescent OCD’

By On November 15th, 2017

Obsessive-compulsive disorder may contribute to problems in school

Having obsessive-compulsive disorder is often written off as “being a little anal retentive”, but those who live with the condition know OCD is far more dangerous. It can have an impact on every aspect of their life, including their education – as a new study confirms. A report published in the journal JAMA Psychiatry indicates…


By On August 14th, 2015

Overactive Imagination May Be A Key Sign Of OCD

A Canadian study recently published in the Journal of Clinical Psychology suggests children who confuse reality with imagination or lose contact with reality may be two key characteristics that predict or play a role in the development of obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD). “In general, researchers agree on the diagnostic criteria of OCD. However, there is no…

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