- What Type of OCD Have I Got?
- OCD Action : New OCD documentary – Can you help – The national UK charity providing support and information to anybody affected by Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
- Citalopram – not all bad news
- UK Helpline For Young Men at Risk of Suicide
- A Fear of Dying – Love Is What Remains
Monthly Archives: September 2011
Improving treatment for Obsessive Compulsive Disorder | OCD-UK. May be worth a look if you are an OCD sufferer in the UK and would be willing to trial a new treatment. Conducted at the University of Reading and recommended by … Continue reading
Of all people, I don’t need to be reminded how serious mental illness is. With life-long experience of OCD and severe anxiety problems, I would never trivialize the impact it can have on the quality of life of the suffer … Continue reading
When in an extreme state of anxiety, it is possible to experience a sense of detachment from one’s own body. This is especially common during panic attacks and can be terrifying.
It occurred to me that readers of this blog could accuse me of being a hypocrite. After declaring I was ready to face the world and ‘fess-up’ to my OCD and anxiety problems, I immediately created an anonymous online persona. … Continue reading
The Other OCD – A Resource Guide for Purely Obessional OCD (Pure-O) – A Less-Understood Form of Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder.
BBC – Health: Nervous breakdown.
In January 2010 I attempted a writing exercise in which you had to capture the essence of your life story in the form of a short fairy tale starting Once upon a time… This is what I wrote: ‘Once upon … Continue reading