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Posted on: 19th January 2016 by: Olivia

I was diagnosed on a sunny day in San Francisco, California. I should be at school that day. It’s a Thursday of November 2013, four days after I had my meltdown at my aunt’s house. My fear of contaminants and intrusive thoughts from my school had made me unable to function at all. OCD may... Read more

Posted on: 7th January 2016 by: PKS

Hello Guys and Girls,

I am a straight male obsessing that I am Gay and it’s been 2 months now since this OCD struck me. I have done all the usual compulsions of ignoring the thoughts, reading up articles on the internet, taken a lot of sexual orientation tests, watched Gay Porn to... Read more

Posted on: 25th November 2015 by: Archie Roach

Time to tell the truth. I have suffered from OCD. It began when I was young, I couldn't even sleep when I had anxiety, I used to obsess and worry about the possibility of a burglary, I couldn't even sleep. But then I went to the United States, this is when my OCD really began. I obsessed... Read more

Posted on: 7th November 2015 by: beartron18

As far back as I can remember I have been a pretty normal kid. I never acted up, never broke the rules, and on top of everything; I was extremely (still am) compassionate and empathetic towards everyone. Still to this day I am very emotional and sensitive, but tend to see the good side in... Read more

Posted on: 4th November 2015 by: Olivia

I think sometimes while we try and get through everyday life we forget just how many illnesses and pressures we have to cope with. Allot of us with one mental illness normally suffer with one or more others.

I personally initially was diagnosed with depression, then anxiety, PTSD,... Read more