Latest Obsessive–compulsive disorder Stories
The launch of this â€œAnxiety Reduction Zen Meditationâ€ program couldnâ€™t be timelier, announces a noted California anxiety doctor.
Psychiatric ailments such as depression, obsessive-compulsive disorder or anxiety states are often associated with disturbances in the metabolism of the neurotransmitter serotonin.
A review of previous studies suggests that even though atypical antipsychotic medications are commonly used for off-label conditions such as behavioral symptoms of dementia, anxiety, and obsessive-compulsive disorder, these medications are effective for only a few off-label conditions, and that the benefits and harms of these medications for these uses vary.
What do a patient with obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD), a basketball star, and an animal in captivity have in common?
Children and teens with obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) who were receiving some benefit from treatment with medication had a significantly greater reduction in OCD symptoms with the addition of cognitive behavior therapy.
Students With OCD: A Handbook for School Personnel Provides Awareness and Education for School Personnel, Parents and Mental Health Professionals Chicago, IL
OCD Chicago, the leading provider of consumer resources to help sufferers cope with and conquer OCD, announces the publication of Dr.
OCD Chicago, the leading provider of consumer resources to help sufferers cope with and conquer OCD, announces the third anniversary of its popular and only free support group in Chicago. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) June 17, 2011 OCD Chicago, a nonprofit mental health organization supporting the informational and emotional needs of OCD sufferers and their families, announces the third anniversary of its popular OCD Support Group. Hundreds of individuals with OCD have attended the only free OCD...
New scientific evidence challenges a popular conception that behaviours such as repetitive hand-washing, characteristic of obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), are carried out in response to disturbing obsessive fears.
A new study found that out of every 25 teens, at least one has "problematic Internet use".
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