Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) is disorder of the brain and behavior that causes severe anxiety in those affected. It involves both obsessions and compulsions that take a lot of time and get in the way of important activities the person values. The guests on this show are a man who has learned successful ways to live with OCD, and a psychologist who specializes in the treatment of OCD. Listen to their hopeful message.

Discussion questions for OCD

Resources for OCD

Music: Promenade from Pictures at an Exhibition by
Modest Mussorgsky who suffered from “fits of madness.”

Note: The views expressed in this program are those of the speakers and not necessarily those of Alameda County Behavioral Healthcare.

Producer and Host: Rev. Barbara F. Meyers Mental Health Minister
Recording Studio: James Earl-Rockefeller III, VJTV, President, Executive Producer
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