|Name||Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)|
|Related to/Also known as|
|Symptoms of OCD||
OCD is a mental health condition. Mental health conditions are problems with the way you think or feel.
Neurological conditions are problems with your brain or nervous system. Neurological conditions can sometimes lead to mental health problems.
|Useful National contacts||
The Brain Charity can offer counselling for OCD at our centre in Liverpool.
TOP UK: The OCD and Phobia Charity
Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) (NHS Choices)
Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (Royal College of Psychiatrists)
OCD brains 'are different' (NHS Choices)
OCD and PTSD – and the relationship between the two (PTSD UK)
Obsessive compulsive disorder and driving (GOV.UK)
|News and events||May 14th-20th 2018 is Mental Health Awareness Week
The library at The Brain Charity has a range of resources on OCD and on a wide range of disability-related issues. Visit our library to read the book Obsessive Compulsive Disoder: The Facts by Stanley Rachmen and Padmal De Silva.
Or have a look in your local library for this book.