Tag Archives: magical thinking

OCD and Emotional Contamination

I was in a public restroom last week and came across something I had never seen before: a toe opener. This particular one was attached to the bottom of the main door which allowed me to open it with my … Continue reading

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OCD and Eating Disorders

There was a time when my son Dan would go days at a time without eating. When he did eat, it would have to be specific food at specific times in specific places. There was no negotiating with him, and … Continue reading

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