Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder For Dummies
Arguably one of the most complex emotional disorders, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder is surprisingly common. Furthermore, most people at some time in their lives exhibit a smattering of OCD-like symptoms.
Obsessive Compulsive Disorder For Dummies sorts out the otherwise curious and confusing world of obsessive compulsive disorder. Engaging and comprehensive, it explains the causes of OCD and describes the rainbow of OCD symptoms. The book shows readers whether OCD symptoms represent normal and trivial concerns (for example, a neat freak) or something that should be checked out by a mental health professional (for example, needing to wash hands so often that they become raw and red). In easy to understand steps, the authors lay out the latest treatments that have been proven to work for this disorder, and provide practical and real tools for living well long-term. Whether you or someone you care about has this disorder, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder For Dummies gives you an empathic understanding of this fascinating yet treatable mental disorder.
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Review: Obsessive Compulsive Disorder For DummiesUser Review - Anna Matsuyama - Goodreads
I read this because I was interested to learn more about OCD. All my knowledge about this illness is from real life stories read in magazines, seen in TV shows. I think this book could be more ... Read full review
Review: Obsessive Compulsive Disorder For DummiesUser Review - Pat - Goodreads
Having recently observed first hand an OCD person; and seen the effects of the disorder on them, their family, etc., I wanted to do some research on what I was seeing. This book was a good first ... Read full review