Compulsive behaviour

Diagnosis of Compulsive behaviour

Getting help: It's important to get help if you think you have OCD and it's having a significant impact on your life. If you think a friend or family member may have OCD, try talking to them about your concerns ...1

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Causes List for Compulsive behaviour

Possible causes of Compulsive behaviour (or similar symptoms) may include:2

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Clinical Features of Compulsive behaviour

Compulsive behaviour Compulsions arise as a way of trying to reduce or prevent anxiety caused by the obsessive thought, although in reality this behaviour is either excessive or not realistically connected. For example, a person who fears contamination with germs ...3

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References

  1. Source: NHS Choices UK: nhs.uk/ conditions/ obsessive-compulsive-disorder-ocd/ symptoms/ 
  2. Source: Algorithmically Generated List
  3. Source: NHS Choices UK: nhs.uk/ conditions/ obsessive-compulsive-disorder-ocd/ symptoms/ 

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