Tag Archives: Obsessive–compulsive disorder

Childhood disorder prompts study of infection link to mental illness

Search Amazon books for Mental HealthProduct SearchHere’s yet another article from the Los Angeles Times about mental health.  Is California just more aware of the problem we have in society with mental disorders, or do they have a higher number … Continue reading

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Obsessive compulsive disorder commonly coupled with depression and bipolar disorder

Search Amazon books for Mental HealthProduct SearchHere’s an interesting article I found on DailyRx about research investigating the incidence of two or more disorders being present at one time.  I have often wondered about OCD and Bipolar in my 20 … Continue reading

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Mental First Aid: How To Help In An Emotional Crisis

Search Amazon books for Mental HealthProduct Search Here is an article that denotes a personal struggle with OCD, an anxiety disorder.  She is one of the lucky ones who got help and then went out to find a way to … Continue reading

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Body Dymorphic disorder–what is it?

Search Amazon books for Mental HealthProduct Search There’s a lot of talk in the news right now about mental illness and plastic surgeries.  I found it interesting that the general population had never thought to connect these dots before, it … Continue reading

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‘TRASH’ TREASURED: Experts examine the pathology of hoarding

Search Amazon books for Mental HealthProduct Search Image via Wikipedia This article shows the other side of treating a hoarder.  Just helping to clean up the mess and remove debris is really only a small fraction of the problem.  These … Continue reading

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Untreated Mental Health Problems

Search Amazon books for Mental HealthProduct Search Image by Getty Images via Daylife Whether we like it or not, we all deal daily with the mentally ill.  These are people at work, in the grocery store, at the drive-thru window, … Continue reading

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Hoarding mental disorder gets prime-time treatment

Search Amazon books for Mental HealthProduct Search Image via Wikipedia I haven’t decided what I think about the new television show about Hoarders.  I know this disease exists.  I have treated several clients who have the disorder before.  It is … Continue reading

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