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Youth Action Panel

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

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    Behind Closed Doors

    June 2nd 2015

    The animation (below), created by Andrew and Imogen (YAP Events Officers), can act as a way to visually see how OCD is behind closed...Read More.

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    Bullets of nothing

    By Harpreet May 26th 2015

    OCD is silent and can cause sufferers to hide in their bedrooms, in their homes and create these safe zones that constrict them. OCD can force them into this zone...Read More.

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    How Young People See OCD – Article by Chelsea

    March 6th 2015

    For many young people Obsessive Compulsive Disorder is a debilitating mental illness that can control their life. Often referred to as OCD, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder is an illness that makes...Read More.

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    Anna’s Story

    February 3rd 2015

    I can’t remember a time where I wasn’t ‘worrying’, that’s what I call it, or carrying out particular rituals…they started with the fear of monsters and systematically checking the toilet...Read More.

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Our guide explains a little more about OCD and some of the ways that you can deal with it at school.
  • So what is Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder?
  • How do I know if I have OCD?
  • Do I have to tell anyone?
  • What can my school do?
Topic Title Latest Poster Posts Freshness
I don’t know if I have OCD but does this sound like it? Esmejc 4 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Bad thoughts:( Esmejc 12 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Fear of my own actions Esmejc 4 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Could I have OCD??? Esmejc 4 2 months ago
- Permalink"> I think I have OCD, help me :( Esmejc 2 2 months, 1 week ago
Do I have OCD? Esmejc 4 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Trouble with creativity – Arghh Esmejc 2 4 months, 2 weeks ago
Tangles, Fiddles and products that help OCD and anxiety Esmejc 2 4 months, 4 weeks ago
Bad Thoughts Help! Esmejc 2 4 months, 4 weeks ago
Finding it hard at school Sunnysen 9 7 months, 1 week ago