When OCD Comes Between Us: Relationship OCD and Recovery

Laura Yocum, Lauren McMeikan, and Kelley Franke of the OCD Center of Los Angeles discuss Relationship OCD(ROCD) at the Online OCD Conference on August 2, 2020. The OCD Center of Los Angeles is happy to announce that three of our staff therapists will be presenting a panel discussion at the upcoming Online OCD Conference being … Read moreWhen OCD Comes Between Us: Relationship OCD and Recovery

Excoriation (Skin Picking) Disorder, aka Dermatillomania

Excoriation (Skin Picking) Disorder is an obsessive-compulsive spectrum condition in which sufferers repeatedly pick at their skin. Crystal Quater, MMFT, of the OCD Center of Los Angeles discusses her personal experience with, and recovery from, Excoriation Disorder, and how she treats clients struggling with this condition. Excoriation (Skin Picking) Disorder, also known asDermatillomania, can be … Read moreExcoriation (Skin Picking) Disorder, aka Dermatillomania

Pure O 101

Everybody experiences unwanted thoughts from time to time, but people with Pure Obsessional OCD (aka, “Pure O”) often feel completely overwhelmed by intrusive, distressing thoughts. Tom Corboy, MFT of the OCD Center of Los Angeles discusses Pure O and its many permutations. People with Pure O struggle with a seeminglyendless litany of unwanted thoughts. When … Read morePure O 101

Ella D – Stigma

Young Ambassadors Home About Our Posts Contact OCD & Stigma By OCDUKYA Ella “There’s a certain stigma around OCD. It’s always girls with the colour coordinated pens and people telling them how “OCD” they are, and them agreeing and loving … Read More