- Author : Charles H. Elliott
- Release Date : 27 October 2008
- Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
- Genre : Psychology
- Pages : 384 pages
- ISBN 13 : 9780470293317
Download or read book entitled Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder For Dummies by author: Charles H. Elliott which was release on 27 October 2008 and published by John Wiley & Sons with total page 384 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Arguably one of the most complex emotional disorders, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder is surprisingly common. Furthermore, most people at some time in their lives exhibit a smattering of OCD-like symptoms. Obsessive Compulsive Disorder For Dummies sorts out the otherwise curious and confusing world of obsessive compulsive disorder. Engaging and comprehensive, it explains the causes of OCD and describes the rainbow of OCD symptoms. The book shows readers whether OCD symptoms represent normal and trivial concerns (for example, a neat freak) or something that should be checked out by a mental health professional (for example, needing to wash hands so often that they become raw and red). In easy to understand steps, the authors lay out the latest treatments that have been proven to work for this disorder, and provide practical and real tools for living well long-term. Whether you or someone you care about has this disorder, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder For Dummies gives you an empathic understanding of this fascinating yet treatable mental disorder.