Charlotte – What I wished my loved ones knew

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Young Ambassadors HomeAboutOur PostsContact What I wished my loved ones knew A Poem by OCDUKYA Charlotte To all my family and friends, I know it’s hard to comprehend, Why I wash my scalp until it’s dry, why I wash my …

Lucy-Rebekah – Things I would like my loved ones to know

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Young Ambassadors HomeAboutOur PostsContact Things I would like my loved ones to know By OCDUKYA Lucy Hi, Before we get into things, I need to tell you this – I have obsessive-compulsive disorder. No, that’s not where I’m terrified of …

Alice – Things 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 Alice Sometimes you may never understand why. But being there, expressing your love and talking through my worries can make a world of difference. Thank …

Amrita – What I wished my loved ones knew

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Young Ambassadors HomeAboutOur PostsContact What I wished my loved ones knew A poem by Amrita  I want you to know, I am trying my best, to fight the things, that OCD tests.   I want you to know, I do …

Ekram – What I wished my loved ones knew

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Young Ambassadors HomeAboutOur PostsContact What I would like my loved ones to know By OCDUKYA Ekram ‘Why don’t you just ignore the thoughts and stop doing the compulsions?’ Imagine you have a toxic friend who is with you 24/7 and …

Helena – 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 Helena ‘I just want you to know, that I’m okay. Through the tears, panic attacks, days off school, I’m okay. There’s more to life than …

India – What I wished my loved ones knew

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Young Ambassadors HomeAboutOur PostsContact What I wished my loved ones knew By OCDUKYA India Dedicated to my amazing friends, my ever-supportive family, and the teachers who keep me going. OCD is always hard, that’s what makes it a disorder. If …

Abby – For my loved ones to keep in mind

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Young Ambassadors HomeAboutOur PostsContact For my loved ones to keep in mind  By OCDUKYA Abby  One day you go on a gentle walk in the park and spot a swan. The swan seems happy, happy and relaxed. Imagine for a …

Lena – Dear Parents

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Young Ambassadors HomeAboutOur PostsContact A letter to Parents By OCDUKYA Lena  Dear Parents, I know it is tough seeing your child suffer the way that OCD makes them do. I know it is hard when you feel powerless to help …

Rachel – 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 A Poem by OCDUKYA Rachel  There’s a lot of things about OCD that people don’t know, so, here’s what I would like my loved ones to know …

Anna – 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 Anna Dear Parents, It is not your fault. I understand many parents believe they are to blame when their child develops OCD, when that is …

Lucy – 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 Lucy It started with red hands. Tapping on a door frame three times before I walked out of a room. Flinching at a hug. Memories …