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Youth Action Panel

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

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    CBT: What is it? In simple terms

    November 14th 2014

    This blog post is all about the most common way in which OCD is fought: the practice of CBT (Cognitive Behavioural Therapy). When you visit a place that practices CBT,...Read More.

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    Reilly’s Story

    October 22nd 2014

    “Having OCD is like being allergic to life – every waking moment is spent in a state of mental hyper-sensitivity.” -Unknown. Never before have I come across a statement that...Read More.

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    Esme’s Story

    By Esmé October 16th 2014

    I’ve had obsessions and compulsions for as long as I can remember, and looking back at my childhood, my mum now even sees that the quirky ‘traditions’ I used to...Read More.

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    Those Deep Dark Depths

    October 16th 2014

    Kudos to you, for you have done your job, in making my life a living hell. I often think what have I done to deserve you, but no! I mustn’t...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?
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Finding it hard at school Sunnysen 9 2 weeks, 5 days ago
Introduce Yourself Here! Sunnysen 27 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Please… any advice will help Esmejc 2 1 month ago
Do I have OCD? Esmejc 6 1 month ago
OCD woes on an Industrial Placement Jennifer1722 3 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Please help…any advice? Esmejc 2 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Why OCD ruins my life Ashton1234 9 6 months, 2 weeks ago
OCD jokes Mycroft98 3 7 months, 1 week ago
OCD?? Mycroft98 5 10 months, 2 weeks ago
Do i have ocd Patriciam 6 1 year, 3 months ago