Tagged: Obsessive Compulsive Disorder

A Summary and Response to Scrupulosity in Patients with OCD published in Journal of Anxiety Disorders

A Summary and Response to Scrupulosity in Patients with OCD published in Journal of Anxiety Disorders

Introduction Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD) is a nasty beast. I find the scrupulous (religious) elements the most ugly b/c unlike the general OCD symptoms I have a much harder time distinguishing which are “legitimate” and...

Photo of the Human Eye

Trichotillomania Learning Center – What?

I share frequently and publicly – in “real life” and via the internet – that I have and continue to struggle with both Obsessive Compulsive Disorder and Depression. I do this for a number...

An MRI of the Brain

Scrupulous Anonymous.

Every month I receive a small, plain envelope from Liguori Publications. If one didn’t pay take a second glance one might dispose of it with all the other junk mail that fills our mailboxes…but...

Reflections on Newsweek Feb. 8, 2010 Cover Story (Anti-Depressants).

Reflections on Newsweek Feb. 8, 2010 Cover Story (Anti-Depressants).

I’m a huge fan of Newsweek. A few years ago Charity called in and supported NPR for one of their fundraising drives and we received a free one year subscription to Newsweek – we’ve...

Sacred Space.

Sacred Space.

Image via Wikipedia Talking to God? In theory it sounds great – in practice its not very easy. Why? Well, we all have our reasons. I struggle because He doesn’t speak back to me...

Cats?!?

Cats?!?

As I thought to myself, “I should really write a review tonight” I felt the blogging blues strike…I didn’t feel like it. But being the good blog author that I am (or want to...