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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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    A Poem To OCD

    January 29th 2015

    I loathe you so fiercely and intensely, like a vampire bound by the sun, Yet I crave you so much that it scares me, just like a vampire craves blood....Read More.

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    Frenemy

    January 26th 2015

    Like the darkness you scare me, Like the wind you’re so loud, I’m lonely and tearful, But my cries have no sound, I question my demon, Why are you so...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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Do I have OCD? Esmejc 2 6 days, 3 hours ago
Bad thoughts:( Khaanraptorex 4 6 days, 16 hours ago
Fear of my own actions Esmejc 2 1 month ago
Trouble with creativity – Arghh Esmejc 2 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Tangles, Fiddles and products that help OCD and anxiety Esmejc 2 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Bad Thoughts Help! Esmejc 2 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Finding it hard at school Sunnysen 9 4 months ago
Introduce Yourself Here! Sunnysen 27 4 months, 1 week ago
Please… any advice will help Esmejc 2 4 months, 2 weeks ago
Do I have OCD? Esmejc 6 4 months, 3 weeks ago
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