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Anybody can call themselves a therapist.

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Lived Experience Blog Anybody can call themselves a therapist. Comment by our Chief Executive, Ashley Fulwood. Ashley Fulwood 29th April 2021 Share this post This week I fell for an online confidence trick that cost me £93 pounds, I was …

Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) for OCD

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NEWS: National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) say no to Deep Brain Stimulation. DBS for OCD Not Recommended Earlier today (28th April 2021) NICE published its interventional procedures guidance (IPG693) for the use of Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) …

Hollyoaks

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OCD in the Media Hollyoaks to air character’s struggle with OCD OCD-UK working alongside actress Alex Fletcher and Hollyoaks makers Lime Pictures Article published: 20th April 2021 Share this post Hollyoaks actress Alex Fletcher Earlier this month, Channel 4 soap …

Overview of NICE recommended treatment for OCD

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Overview of NICE recommended treatment for OCD One of the most commonly asked questions we get from those affected by OCD, is what treatment should I be receiving or expect to receive through the NHS? We think this summary from …

Anonymous online study investigating the role of mental imagery in Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder

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  Anonymous online study investigating the role of mental imagery in Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder Can you help us with our research study? My name is Rachael Beale and I am a Trainee Clinical Psychologist at the University of Oxford, working with …

Christmas Message from Ashley

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Christmas Message  This was the year that the world thought it had developed OCD because they had to wash their hands a little more frequently. For us, that was both frustrating and another eye opener that we still have so …

Why we challenge OCD misuse

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OCD-UK frequently speak out against numerous examples of OCD misuse, some of which gains national media coverage. Despite making our reasons clear, some observers often fail to understand the significant point about why we choose to speak out against the …