Youth Action Panel

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

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    Side Effects May Include

    By Katy November 29th 2016

    My OCD has taken many different forms over the years but primarily it revolved around contamination. With that came the obvious side effects like dry hands from excessive washing and...Read More.

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    Is it Just Me?

    By Katy October 19th 2016

    “High five my other hand as well,” my friend said to me. “Otherwise it will feel weird.” “O-kaaay.” I high fived her again whilst secretly thinking what a weirdo she...Read More.

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    Born This Way

    By Katy September 27th 2016

    “It’s just one of my little OCD things.” That’s what I’d say as I rearranged the shelves in Waitrose so all the produce was stacked straight. “It bugs me if...Read More.

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    The Experts by Experience

    September 20th 2016

    Last Tuesday, Dean and I were the experts for the afternoon! We were invited to be ‘teachers’ as part of the “Conversations with Experts by Experience” programme at Cambridge University....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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I and my family is fed up. please help! Jennifer1722 2 1 week, 1 day ago
OCD or p*dophilia?!? Patriciam 2 1 week, 3 days ago
Do i have ocd Queerdoxkid 1 2 weeks, 6 days ago
False memory – Real Event OCD Jennifer1722 2 2 weeks, 6 days ago
Which type(s) of OCD do I have if at all? Jennifer1722 2 2 weeks, 6 days ago
How do I talk to my mom? 0cd123 1 3 weeks, 3 days ago
TOCD – What if? Jennifer1722 2 1 month ago
Sexual OCD I hope Holly 3 1 month, 1 week ago
Intrusive thoughts and handwashing… Sosc4red 2 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Pocd or not? Jennifer1722 2 1 month, 3 weeks ago