Tag Archives: OCD

OCD and the impact of Trauma on our recovery.

I wasn’t picking my nose at the beginning, I swear! haha! This is my video for Mental Health on the Mighty. I really think the impact of trauma of symptoms and diagnosis and stigma affects our recovery. I hope this video can resonate and help you not feel alone! For peer support or consultations, please… Read More »

Quantifying Difficulties in Social Interaction in Borderline Personality Disorder

Each month The Brain & Behavior Research Foundation hosts a Meet the Scientist Webinar featuring a researcher discussing the latest findings related to mental illness. In February, 2018, the Foundation featured Dr. Sarah Kathryn Fineberg of Yale University. Description: People with Borderline Personality Disorder experience significant struggles in their relationships, and this can impact interactions… Read More »

Dr. Pat Ogden: Trauma, Boundaries and the Body

Dr. Pat Ogden is a pioneer in somatic psychology and internationally recognized for specializing in somatic–cognitive approaches for the treatment of posttraumatic stress disorder and attachment disturbances. In this series, Pat offers understanding and relief from trauma and various disorders using the wisdom of the body. We discover skills to relieve and better manage a… Read More »

Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD): Explained in 2 Minutes – Definition – Symptoms – Treatment

Get ACCESS to 1000+ MEDICAL/USMLE Multiple Choice Questions MCQS – Click the link below for full access!! In this video we talk about the mental disorder known as obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD). We talk about the definition of OCD and give examples regarding the compulsions people may experience. We also talk about the prevalence and… Read More »

MIND MATTERS: O.C.D. — Obsessive Compulsive Disorder

Dr. Laurie Cestnick, Harvard University www.drlauriecestnick.com facebook.com/DrCestnick Massachusetts, USA Ontario, Canada In my opinion O.C.D. results from anxiety or PTSD and is an attempt to gain control and predictability when it is lacking in one’s life. Types of medications, therapies, and deep brain stimulation are discussed. The role of Obsessive Compulsive Disorder in athletes and… Read More »