OCD stands for Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder. Here are some examples of what it can look like:
Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder is misunderstood and often misdiagnosed. The average time for a person with OCD to be in the healthcare system and go undiagnosed is 17 years. This demonstrates just how important it is to find a provider who understands and specializes in the treatment of OCD.
OCD can present in a number of different ways. OCD will latch onto things that a person cares for deeply, but feels uncertain of, and the obsessions and compulsions will naturally follow. Here are a few examples of types of OCD:
If your OCD symptoms are holding you back from enjoying your life, family, friends, and functioning how you want to, I encourage you to reach out to me. This is a manageable condition with treatments proven to put it into remission.