Originally published in the Summer 2021 edition of the OCD Newsletter. Greetings! During the first half of 2021, as Congress entered a new session, legislators and staff were busy preparing new legislation for consideration and reintroducing bills that failed to pass in the previous session. Here at the IOCDF, we have been watching this process … Read morePublic policy corner: Summer 2021
Introducing the OCD-UK Diversity and Inclusion Charter We have today launched our Diversity and Inclusion Charter which we take pride in demonstrating our commitment to ensuring all those affected by OCD here in the UK will feel welcomed when using … Read More
Young Ambassadors HomeAboutOur PostsContact OCD & the easing of COVID-19 restrictions Now that COVID restrictions have largely been lifted across the UK, coping with the return to ‘normality’ may be difficult and even overwhelming to those who suffer from Contamination … Read More
“What we would like our therapists to know” By the OCD-UK Young Ambassadors OCDUKYA’s 2nd September 2021 Share this post “What I found helpful was looking back and acknowledging how far you’ve come and how much you’ve changed. Not only … Read More
As treatment of pediatric obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) has evolved in recent years, more attention is being given to the neuropsychiatric underpinnings of the condition.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines) MedWorm Message: Have you tried our new medical search engine? More powerful than before. Log on with your social media account. 100% free.
BACKGROUND: Childhood trauma is associated with a range of psychiatric disorders, including obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD). However, our understanding of the different types of childhood trauma and its impact on the different types and severity of obs… (Source: SafetyLit) MedWorm Message: Have you tried our new medical search engine? More powerful than before. Log on with … Read moreThe effect of childhood trauma on the severity of obsessive-compulsive symptoms: a systematic review – Destree L, Brierley MEE, Albertella L, Jobson L, Fontenelle LF.
Covid made things worse for many people with obsessive-compulsive disorder. But it also came with a silver lining. (Source: NYT Health) MedWorm Message: Have you tried our new medical search engine? More powerful than before. Log on with your social media account. 100% free.
Cognitive models of obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) posit the relevance of the self in OCD, although the nature of this association is still unclear. We aimed to explore actual and feared selves and its association with obsessions and intrusions in a g… (Source: SafetyLit) MedWorm Message: Have you tried our new medical search engine? More powerful … Read moreThe relationship between obsessions and the self: feared and actual self-descriptions in a clinical OCD sample – Llorens-Aguilar S, Arn áez S, Aardema F, García-Soriano G.
Young Ambassadors HomeAboutOur PostsContact OCD & Identity Who am I without OCD? If I didn’t suffer with it, would I still be me? OCD is horrible and takes control of me, but I’ve lived with it for so long, I … Read More
Young Ambassadors HomeAboutOur PostsContact Anna’s Recovery “I used to volunteer at an animal sanctuary and dog walk for my neighbours, but as my OCD got worse, I lost the ability to do these things. I struggled to be in a … Read More