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My experience with OCD

Author of Obsessive Compulsive Diary, Charlotte Dennis, blogs for us about her experience of obsessive compuls

Posted on Friday, October 18, 2019 by Charlotte Dennis | comments

Categories: Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD)

Overcoming postnatal OCD

Amy writes about the postnatal OCD she experienced, and how talking about it helped her on the road to recover

Posted on Tuesday, February 19, 2019 by Amy | comments

Categories: Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD)

Channel 4's Pure: Necessary, uncomfortable viewing

Mind supporter Emma reflects on Channel 4's new series Pure, which explores obsessive compulsive disorder.

Posted on Wednesday, January 30, 2019 by Emma | comments

Categories: Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD)

My OCD Story

Emma blogs about not realising she had OCD, and how the diagnosis has helped her.

Posted on Wednesday, January 16, 2019 by Emma | comments

Categories: Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD)

My mental health journey: anorexia, depression, anxiety and OCD

Jodie shares her mental health journey of the last 18 years and explains why her employer fundraising for Mind is so important to her.

Posted on Wednesday, October 24, 2018 by Jodie | comments

Categories: Depression | Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) | Anxiety

How I've learnt to live with Eddy

Mark blogs about how opening up about his OCD helped him to rationalise his intrusive thoughts.

Posted on Tuesday, October 2, 2018

Categories: Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD)

Dealing with intrusive thoughts

Amber blogs about how her OCD can came in the form of intrusive thoughts and how she deals with it.

Posted on Monday, August 6, 2018 by Amber | comments

Categories: Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD)

OCD and me

OCD symptoms can be distressing and disruptive to the lives of those that struggle with the disorder. A member

Posted on Friday, November 3, 2017 | comments

Categories: Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD)

Spinning multiple plates...

Rhiannon talks about her journey with stress up to the point where everything went bang and she had revaluate.

Posted on Tuesday, October 31, 2017 by Rhiannon Hurst | comments

Categories: Anxiety | Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) | Panic attacks | Stress

Mind podcast - Living with OCD

Fasial talks about how cognitive behavioural therapy helped him deal with the symptoms of OCD.

Posted on Thursday, August 18, 2016 | comments

Categories: Cognitive behaviour therapy (CBT) | Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) | Podcasts

Living with OCD

Charlotte blogs about her experience of OCD and how it affects her day-to-day life.

Posted on Thursday, June 23, 2016 | comments

Categories: Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD)

My OCD: A Monster in My Mind

Foyez blogs about his experience with OCD and being interviewed for BBC’s Horizon special on OCD.

Posted on Wednesday, August 26, 2015 by Foyez Syed | comments

Categories: Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD)

Overcoming OCD as a teenager

Shaun blogs about how he developed OCD as a teenager and how he became free of the thoughts and rituals.

Posted on Wednesday, March 4, 2015 by Shaun Kobrak | comments

Categories: Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD)

Winning Mastermind and managing OCD

Clive shares his recent Mastermind victory and his experiences of managing OCD.

Posted on Monday, April 28, 2014 by Clive | comments

Categories: Media and TV | Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD)

Living my life and managing OCD

Posted on Wednesday, October 30, 2013 by Helen | comments

Categories: Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD)

What’s wrong with ‘a little OCD’?

Posted on Thursday, October 17, 2013 by Steve | comments

Categories: Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD)

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