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Ep1: Living with Intrusive Thoughts

Dr. Phillipson defines intrusive thoughts and Pure O. He explains the different types of OCD and what life is like for sufferers.

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Ep1: Living with Intrusive Thoughts

Ep2: Being Mindful & Letting Go play now playing

Ep2: Being Mindful & Letting Go

Ep3: Characterizing Pure O play now playing

Ep3: Characterizing Pure O

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Ep4: Understanding the Science of OCD

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Ep5: Making Healthy Diet & Exercise Choices

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Ep6: Choosing Exposure Response Prevention (ERP) Therapy

Ep7: Finding Release Through Art Therapy play now playing

Ep7: Finding Release Through Art Therapy

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Ep8: Identifying OCD in Children

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Ep9: Creating a Safe Classroom

I Almost Killed Myself - OCD Intrusive Thoughts play now playing

I Almost Killed Myself - OCD Intrusive Thoughts

Social Fears: I fear being a Pedophile play now playing

Social Fears: I fear being a Pedophile

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My OCD and Scrupulosity

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Homosexual OCD & Straight OCD

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Intrusive Thoughts, Pure O and Harm OCD

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I Need Help (Harm OCD)

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This Is What It’s Like to Be in My Mind for 3 Min.

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