Rachel – OCD & Education

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Young Ambassadors HomeAboutOur PostsContactOCD & EducationBy RachelOCD does not leave me as I walk through the school gates, it sits next to me in the classroom and walks beside me in the corridor. In exams it scribbles thoughts into my …

Lucy – OCD & Education

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Young Ambassadors HomeAboutOur PostsContactOCD & EducationBy Lucy Education is one of many things that OCD can make more challenging, but it’s such a huge part of a lot of people’s lives that it is, at least for me, a lot …

Rachel – Stigma

Zoe Wilson OCD-UK Young Ambassadors (Cat)

Young Ambassadors HomeAboutOur PostsContactOCD & StigmaBy RachelWhen I’d tell people in school that I had OCD they’d move my pen and ask how it made me feel. Or they’d put a red pencil in a pot full of blue ones …

Mia talks OCD with Tom Rosenthal

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Lived Experience VideoMia talks OCD with Tom RosenthalOCDUKYA Mia talks OCD with actor and comedian, Tom Rosenthal.Mia In April, OCD-UK Young Ambassador Mia was joined by OCD-UK’s Ashley Fulwood and Zoe Wilson as they interviewed Tom Rosenthal about his OCD …

Emily – OCD & Education

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Young Ambassadors HomeAboutOur PostsContactOCD & EducationBy Emily Lack of education in OCD creates stigma. Most people my age think that OCD is just cleaning and germs, which can be true, but for a lot of people it’s different to that. …

Molly – Dawn

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Young Ambassadors HomeAboutOur PostsContact’Dawn’By OCDUKYA MollyD    on’t follow the feeling – it’s a trap! A    ctions first, your brain will then learn and follow on. W    ho will you trust? OCD, or your family? N    ow …

Holly – A hall of mirrors

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Young Ambassadors HomeAboutOur PostsContactA Hall of MirrorsI look around and around, at the mirrors all over, I can’t clear my head there is never any closure. So many different directions, so many different paths, who knows how long this feeling …

Rachel – OCD & Education

Zoe Wilson OCD-UK Young Ambassadors (Cat)

Young Ambassadors HomeAboutOur PostsContactOCD & EducationBy OCDUKYA Rachel “Have you heard of OCD?” My teacher once asked the class and me. “It’s liking things neat? It’s being a perfectionist; I wish I had it” another pupil said. I sat there with …

Theo – OCD is my bully

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Young Ambassadors HomeAboutOur PostsContactOCD is my bullyBy OCDUKYA Theo  My bully isn’t a student; OCD is my bully. It’s there when I’m at school, instead of filling my brain with newfound learning it’s filled with violent and devastating intrusive thoughts. …

Drawing with Zoe

Zoe Wilson Drawing (Cat), OCD-UK

We have decided to make drawing sessions a regular occurrence, to give those who enjoy creativity a place to express themselves and connect with other people who have OCD. And for those who are not used to doing anything creative, …

A Study looking at experiences of Repetitive Negative Thinking in OCD

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  The study has been reviewed by the King’s College Research Ethics Committee (Ref: HR/DP-20/21-21977).     A study looking at experiences of Repetitive Negative Thinking in OCD. Summary Do you find yourself going over and over the same intrusive …