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OCD and Psychosis – Updated

In my previous post on OCD and Psychosis, I stated that one of the criteria for the diagnosis of obsessive-compulsive disorder is the sufferer’s realization that their obsessions and compulsions are irrational or illogical. I was wrong. While this used to … Continue reading

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OCD and Psychosis

When my son Dan’s OCD became severe, he was in college, fifteen hundred miles away from home.  We arranged for him to see a psychiatrist near him, who telephoned us (with our son’s permission) after he met with Dan. He … Continue reading

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