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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

Ep4: Understanding the Science of OCD play now playing

Ep4: Understanding the Science of OCD

Ep5: Making Healthy Diet & Exercise Choices play now playing

Ep5: Making Healthy Diet & Exercise Choices

Ep6: Choosing Exposure Response Prevention (ERP) Therapy play now playing

Ep6: Choosing Exposure Response Prevention (ERP) Therapy

Ep7: Finding Release Through Art Therapy play now playing

Ep7: Finding Release Through Art Therapy

Ep8: Identifying OCD in Children play now playing

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

My OCD and Scrupulosity play now playing

My OCD and Scrupulosity

Homosexual OCD & Straight OCD play now playing

Homosexual OCD & Straight OCD

Intrusive Thoughts, Pure O and Harm OCD play now playing

Intrusive Thoughts, Pure O and Harm OCD

I Need Help (Harm OCD) play now playing

I Need Help (Harm OCD)

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

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

All About OCD play now playing

All About OCD

Harm OCD: My story play now playing

Harm OCD: My story

My Own Pure O Intrusive Thoughts play now playing

My Own Pure O Intrusive Thoughts

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Harm OCD - My OCD Story

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07.14.2017 | Article

Learning to Accept the Skin I'm In

Stephen Holbrook struggled skin-related obsessions for years, before finally being diagnosed with OCD, GAD and Major Depression.

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07.12.2017 | Article

To My Family and Friends: Thank You

So many sufferers expect people to think they're monsters when they open up about their disorder. In reality, most loved ones will be accepting and help you get the treatment you need.

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06.25.2017 | Article

The Pressures of Advocacy

As much of an honor as it is to help fight against the stigma of mental illness, it can be exhausting and time-consuming.

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06.14.2017 | Article

My OCD Shouldn't Be Your Clickbait

Why are we still seeing quizzes, articles and "cute clothing" that misinterprets our disorder and keeps others from better understanding the struggle of OCD?

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05.26.2017 | Article

Hitting Rock Bottom in a Treatment Desert

Suffering with OCD is isolating enough. It's a whole different battle, for people living in areas where treatment is hard to find, and others are unfamiliar with their disorder.

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05.19.2017 | Article

Dear Me, It's You

A letter from mental health advocate and sufferer, Rebecca Lombardo, to herself.

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