Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder

Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) is a common psychiatric disorder that affects all ages and where a person has an obsession and/or compulsion or both. Obsessions are recurrent, persistent & unwanted intrusive thoughts, images, or urges/impulses that produce escalating anxiety despite a person’s effort to avoid/exclude them. Compulsions are repetitive stereotypes behaviors in response to the obsessions that transiently […]