Erin – Illustration

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Young Ambassadors HomeAboutOur PostsContact “I’ve messed everything up” An Illustration by OCDUKYA Erin Please complete our short, anonymous feedback form about Erin’s post

Sam – OCD & Taboo thoughts

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Young Ambassadors HomeAboutOur PostsContact Taboo Thoughts By OCDUKYA Sam  Intrusive thoughts, so much taboo surrounds them. In some ways I can understand why, OCD can give you all sorts of nasty thoughts that are completely against your morals as a …

Leo – OCD & Taboo Thoughts

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Young Ambassadors HomeAboutOur PostsContact Taboo Thoughts By OCDUKYA Leo  Leo It’s something that doesn’t get talked about much because, well, it’s taboo. But the issue with that is many young people with OCD worry about these taboo thoughts in their …

Emily – To my parents & friends

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Young Ambassadors HomeAboutOur PostsContact For my parents & friends By OCDUKYA Emily  To my parents & friends, I know I seem irrational, always on high alert and hostile, but my mind doesn’t work quite the same way as yours. I …

Mia

Mia – The thought that likes to stay

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Young Ambassadors HomeAboutOur PostsContact The thought that likes to stay A Poem by OCDUKYA Mia  This thought in my mind, I think about it all the time. When I’m up, when I’m down, it turns my life upside down. However …

Ella D – Stigma

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Young Ambassadors HomeAboutOur PostsContact OCD & Stigma By OCDUKYA Ella “There’s a certain stigma around OCD. It’s always girls with the colour coordinated pens and people telling them how “OCD” they are, and them agreeing and loving it. Or how …

Charlotte C – Illustration

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Young Ambassadors HomeAboutOur PostsContact OCD Illustration By OCDUKYA Charlotte C These fantastic illustrations were created by OCDUKYA Charlotte, to portray what OCD feels like. Thank you for sharing with us Charlotte. Please complete our short, anonymous feedback form about Charlotte’s …

Ben – 3 top tips

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Young Ambassadors HomeAboutOur PostsContact 4 Top Tips Top tips for those who have recently been diagnosed with Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder, By OCDUKYA Ben – It might seem scary and upsetting right now but it will get better I promise – Try to …

Sam – What I would tell my younger self

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Young Ambassadors HomeAboutOur PostsContact What I would tell my younger self A Poem by OCDUKYA Sam  If I could go back and tell my younger self that things will be okay, that things will get better, I wouldn’t refrain for …

Ben – What I would like my loved ones to know

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Young Ambassadors HomeAboutOur PostsContact What I would like my loved ones to know By OCDUKYA Ben  “I’d like to say despite the difficulty, despite seeing me struggle and being helpless, you’ve stood by my side and never shown me any …

India – OCD & Taboo thoughts

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Young Ambassadors HomeAboutOur PostsContact OCD & Taboo thoughts By OCDUKYA India  “What if you did it? That’s something you’d like to do, isn’t it? You like hurting people, don’t you? Normal people wouldn’t think like this… you’re a bad person. …

Rachel – OCD & Taboo thoughts

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Young Ambassadors HomeAboutOur PostsContact OCD & Taboo thoughts By OCDUKYA Rachel  Never allow yourself to feel ashamed about the thoughts you are having. Your thoughts are involuntary and say nothing about you as a person. The fact that you experience …