Tag Archives: OCD advocacy

OCD and Medical Child Abuse

If you’ve read my book, you know that many issues arose when my son Dan spent nine weeks at a residential treatment center for OCD. There’s no question the staff there knew how to treat OCD. What they didn’t know, … Continue reading

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The Loneliness of OCD

The next few weeks are going to be very busy, as I try to spread the word to as many colleges and universities as I can about Overcoming OCD: A Journey to Recovery. I’ll be sharing some of my older … Continue reading

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Secretly Debilitated by OCD

A version of this post originally appeared on my blog in October 2012. I’ve written before about the severity of my son Dan’s obsessive-compulsive disorder. How it was so bad he couldn’t eat. How he’d get stuck sitting in one … Continue reading

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“Overcoming OCD: A Journey to Recovery” Goes to College

I’m happy to report that our book, Overcoming OCD: A Journey to Recovery will be required reading for a Fall 2015 General Psychology college course. The professor feels it will be a valuable addition to her curriculum. I’m excited to … Continue reading

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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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