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Youth Advisory Panel

News, stories, and blog posts from our Youth Advisory Panel.

  • OCD artwork

    Awesome Artwork Themed Around OCD

    By Richard March 9th 2018

    The artwork in this post was created by Eimear, a student in Edinburgh, and we desperately wanted to share it on the website. She commented that, “I actually have been...Read More.

  • Managing life with OCD1

    I don’t often find myself consciously thinking about OCD as much anymore because it’s usually something that happens on autopilot. Like an app functioning in the background, OCD ticks along,...Read More.

  • Winter

    How to cope with OCD during the winter months

    By Nicole December 19th 2017

    Winter can be a difficult time for everyone. Avoiding colds and the flu like you’re in a PE lesson playing dodgeball. For those with OCD, in particular contamination OCD, a...Read More.

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    Good Days and Bad Days

    November 19th 2017

    The first time I ever encountered the real OCD in the media was watching the BBC’s 2013 two-part documentary, ‘Extreme OCD Camp’. My family saw it on iPlayer, and started...Read More.

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Topic Title Latest Poster Posts Freshness
Getting over ocd Takenbysleep 3 3 days, 11 hours ago
Pressure in my head Laces8 2 6 days, 16 hours ago
Wanting to Hurt my Dog? Neve1604 2 3 weeks, 3 days ago
Online or Group Peer Support – Others views?? Jennifer1722 2 3 weeks, 3 days ago
Exposures Jennifer1722 2 3 weeks, 3 days ago
My mind Glitch 11 1 month ago
Do I really have OCD? Lola144 1 1 month ago
“Wanting” Intrusive Thoughts to Happen? Jennifer1722 4 1 month, 1 week ago
POCD or denial? This is killing me. Jennifer1722 2 1 month, 1 week ago
I’m extremely confused and tired Jennifer1722 6 1 month, 2 weeks ago