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 …

Misophonia – The sound of misery

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Let’s Talk MISOPHONIA “Anyone eating crisps is always going to set me off, the rustle of the packet is enough to start a reaction.” – BBC Article Misophonia: The sound of misery Blog by Jo Edge First published in the …

Podcast of the Week – On Repeat with Sorcha McCaffrey

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What a fantastic podcast to kick off our recommended Podcast of the Week series than an interview with one of our favourite people, Sorcha McCaffrey, an interview that is both beautifully uplifting and inspirational, made possible through the open and …

Surviving OCD and COVID-19 by Dr Lauren Callaghan

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Friend of OCD-UK, Dr Lauren Callaghan, is currently residing in Australia and inspired by the struggles we have been posting about wanted to try and help. So via Instagram she’s recently started posting a series of daily coping strategies and …

OCD and Coronavirus Survival Tips

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If you’re like us, the last thing you want to do is read yet another article or social media post about the coronavirus outbreak (or to give it the official name, COVID-19), but the ongoing public health concerns around the …