Living with Disorders and Disabilities: Living with OCD, 1st Edition

  • Michelle Garcia Andersen
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  • ISBN-10: 1682824845
  • ISBN-13: 9781682824849
  • DDC: 616.85
  • Grade Level Range: 5th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 80 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2018 | Published/Released July 2018
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2018

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People with obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) have repetitive thoughts that often lead to repetitive actions, such as very frequently washing their hands or cleaning their homes. They face challenges in school, work, and daily life. This book examines the causes and symptoms of this condition, looks at the everyday realities of people with OCD, and explores the management and treatment options available today.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Copyright Page.
Introduction: Two Stories of OCD.
1: What Is OCD?.
2: OCD Symptoms and Diagnosis.
3: The Impact of OCD.
4: Treatment for OCD.
Source Notes.
For Further Research.
Image Credits.
About the Author.