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Posts Tagged ‘OCD Treatment’

By On October 14th, 2014

New Guideline Recommends Brain Stimulation For Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder Treatment

Obsessive-compulsive disorder can completely derail a person’s life especially if they go without treatment, but unfortunately seeking treatment for the disorder isn’t currently a guarantee for recovery. Medications and psychotherapy are effective for many, but estimates suggest that 40-60% of patients continue to experience symptoms following treatment. Another possible treatment is believed to be effective…

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By On September 16th, 2014

Learning What OCD Is By Addressing What It Isn’t

One of the biggest difficulties for those who experience mental illness of any sort is not being understood. For various reasons, just about every mental illness has their own myths, misunderstandings, and false stereotypes. Among these conditions, obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) may be one of the most misunderstood. Everyone has heard someone say “I’m being…

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By On July 17th, 2012

Filmmaker Chronicles his Journey through OCD Treatment

“Mental Illness: The Movie” doesn’t quite sound like the summer blockbuster that many people go to film school with the dream of making. But filmmaker Bud Clayton has stepped out from behind the camera to give the world a look into his mind in his new documentary “OC87: The Obsessive Compulsive, Major Depressive, Bipolar, Asperger’s…

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