Coping Day to Day · OCD · OCD Awareness Week · Therapy Advice/Experiences

Finding the ‘Right’ Words #WorldMentalHealthDay

“Just tell someone how you feel“…maybe easier said than done. …sometimes, finding the words to say how you feel is tricky. What if you don’t know how you feel? What if you don’t understand how you feel? What if you feel nothing? I think there’s a misconception that you need to understand and be able… Continue reading Finding the ‘Right’ Words #WorldMentalHealthDay

OCD · OCD Awareness Week

#TalkOCD Tweet Chat Tonight! Join The Conversation #OCDWeek

Tonight from 7pm-8pm UK time (so almost exactly an hour from now) I’ll be hosting a live tweet chat for OCD Awareness week, underthe  hashtag #TalkOCD. We’ll be including topics such as; What OCDWeek means to you. The stereotypes and how OCD differs from these. Workplace/school experiences. An aspect you wish people were more educated… Continue reading #TalkOCD Tweet Chat Tonight! Join The Conversation #OCDWeek

Guest Posts · OCD · OCD Awareness Week

A Letter To My Team – Being Open Abour OCD | Guest Post #OCDWeek

Thank you to Ellen for letting me guest blog during OCD Awareness Week. I am Jessica, a freshman at Kenyon College in Ohio, USA. I am a member of the women’s soccer team for my school and am studying neuroscience. I blog at https://adhocfornow.wordpress.com. In honor of OCD Week, I want to share how I… Continue reading A Letter To My Team – Being Open Abour OCD | Guest Post #OCDWeek

OCD · OCD Awareness Week

If Your OCD Was A Person, What Would You Say? #OCDWeek

**Censored language within this post. I didn’t want to alter anyone’s quotes so as to make this as honest as possible for OCD Week. So just giving you all a heads up, because I want this to be an E friendly site as much as possible. :)** OCD is a sneaky thing. It can often… Continue reading If Your OCD Was A Person, What Would You Say? #OCDWeek

OCD · OCD Awareness Week

A Quirk vs OCD #OCDWeek

I often hear people referring to OCD as little quirky personality trait, or something that apparently just adds a bit of pzazz into their lives. What they don’t know is that OCD is a far from fun or quirky personality trait. It’s a debilitating mental health condition that can seriously affect so many people’s lives. Being petrified… Continue reading A Quirk vs OCD #OCDWeek

OCD · OCD Awareness Week

Dear 14 Year Old Self #OCDWeek

Dear 14 year old self, You’re about to start therapy. Something you’re not too sure about just yet, but trust me, it’s going to be one of the most valuable experiences you will ever go through. OCD’s being a pain in the ass right? At this point, you don’t really know what makes your OCD… Continue reading Dear 14 Year Old Self #OCDWeek