Tag Archives: OCD advocacy

Raising Awareness of OCD

  Today is Mental Health Month Blog Day, and I’d like to share a couple of  things with you: First, Seth and I were recently interviewed on Voice of America’s One Hour At A Time.  If you’re interested you can … Continue reading

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A Happy, Healthy Mother’s Day

I last shared this post on Mother’s Day four years ago. It still holds true today… If you ask mothers what they want for their children, most would say, “I just want them to be healthy and happy.”  Truly, isn’t … Continue reading

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Living with Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder Podcast

I recently had a wonderful experience being interviewed by Julie Burnfield. She and her husband Andy produce informative podcasts about obsessive-compulsive disorder. If you’re interested, you can listen to the interview on their site, Living with Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder. I’d also … Continue reading

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It’s Not a Severe Mental Illness, Is It?

My friend Angie over at OCD In The Family recently posted a video of  Larry King interviewing Howie Mandel about his OCD in 2012. For those of you who might not be familiar with him, Larry King was a renowned … Continue reading

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PsychCentral – Ten Things OCD Doesn’t Want You to Know

I don’t know if I’ve ever smiled my way through an article on obsessive-compulsive disorder before, but I did when I read this recent post on PsychCentral. It’s a “fun” way to look at a serious disorder. My only disappointment … Continue reading

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OCD Sufferer, an OC, or a Person with OCD?

If you’ve been reading my blog for a while, you probably know I’ve used the term “OCD sufferer” quite a bit. I felt it was a more respectful way to describe someone with OCD, as opposed to “an obsessive-compulsive” which … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Ocdtalk

Four years ago I gingerly posted my first blog entry. I knew I needed to tell my family’s story with the hope of helping others, but beyond that, I had no idea, or expectation, of what was to come. Fast … Continue reading

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