Youth Advisory Panel

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

  • uni1a

    Fresh Start

    October 26th 2018

    University, is a challenging time for anyone. Moving out, meeting people, being faced everyday with new challenges and expectations. Whether you are moving out of your home for the first...Read More.


    OCD and the Media

    By Richard August 22nd 2018

    Whenever I see an article, TV show, film or book that has OCD in the title or description, I immediately feel apprehensive. I’m not sure whether I’ve been conditioned to...Read More.


    When OCD Has A Friend…

    By Richard August 6th 2018

    Often when you live with obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD), you find that the illness doesn’t travel alone. When I was diagnosed with OCD at fifteen, I was also diagnosed with...Read More.

  • light-jar1

    The Light Jar book review

    By Nicole July 31st 2018

    When I saw Lisa Thompson was bringing out a new book, I was so excited! I loved her debut novel; The Goldfish Boy. Like the Goldfish boy, The light Jar...Read More.

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Topic Title Latest Poster Posts Freshness
POCD or pedo in denial? Rilem 1 2 days, 18 hours ago
Racism ocd Izzy16 2 1 week, 1 day ago
I really need some help Jennifer1722 2 2 weeks, 3 days ago
TOCD or deep denial? Amm0731 3 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Wanting to get back into music that was linked to bad ocd memories Jennifer1722 4 3 weeks, 4 days ago
scared that I acted on thoughts Jennifer1722 2 1 month, 2 weeks ago
I think I’m a germophobe Jennifer1722 2 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Hiv ocd Jennifer1722 2 2 months ago
OCD getting worse again…. Jennifer1722 2 2 months, 1 week ago
I need some advice Shortsightedbrown 1 2 months, 2 weeks ago