Information resources

Intended for: Member, Concerned about a related disorder

Our Factsheets 9 resources

Understanding BDD and treatment options
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Looking at Habit disorders, skin picking and hair pulling
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Information about hair pulling know as Trichotillomania (TTM)
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Looking as the Habit Disorder Compulsive Skin Picking (CSP)
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A leaflet provided by South West London and St George’s Mental Health NHS Trust, clearly explaining their recommended Hoarding Disorder treatment programme
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It can be difficult to talk to a person about getting help for their OCD. This article has some helpful suggestions about how you can broach the subject.
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An information leaflet on Perinatal OCD, taken from the Royal College of Psychiatrists website
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The British Psychological Society's guide to Hoarding Disorder
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The Centre for Clinical Interventions (CCI) of Australia's resources for overcoming Body Dysmorphia
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Advocacy and Your Rights 2 resources

A report on our last 300 advocacy cases
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Whether you are a tenant or a home owner, there could be times when your OCD is making your life very difficult.
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Videos and Presentations 9 resources

Video presentation on BDD and treatment options
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A look at Habit Disorders and treatment options
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A look at coping with health anxiety
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A look at how to cope with panic attacks
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A look at phobias and treatment options
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An overview of BDD by Rob Willson given at National Conference 2014
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A presentation by David Veale on OCD and depression, given at National Conference 2014
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A presentation given by David Veale at our 2015 National Conference, on whether Mindfulness meditation is relevant to OCD and BDD.
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A presentation on 'How we see OCD', given by journalist and author, David Adam, at our 2015 National Conference.
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Campaigning 4 resources

OCD Action's manifesto for improving access to quality treatment for people with OCD
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Template letter to MPs
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A downloadable poster for OCD Week of Action
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Facebook and Twitter banners for OCD Week of Action
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From the Online Community 7 resources

 [View the story "Week of Action - Twitter chat on changing stigma" on Storify]
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  [View the story "OCD Week of Action - twitter chat on support groups" on Storify]
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[View the story "OCD Week of Action - Twitter chat on Advocacy" on Storify]
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  [View the story "OCD Week of Action - Twitter chat on OCD, BDD and Treatment" on Storify]
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[View the story "OCD Week of Action - Twitter chat on Child and Adolescent Mental Health" on Storify]
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A booklet put together by service users from The Wirral and Liverpool areas, which combines artwork, poetry and personal stories from people battling mental health issues, and aims to inspire, provide hope and useful tips to help on the journey to recovery.
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Information and resources for HR professionals on how spot signs of OCD and support employers at work.
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Books and further reading 1 resource

Books focusing on OCD related Disorders
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Policies & Website Guides 3 resources

More detail about our Helpline and Email service. Revised 01/14 Review date: 01/15
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More information about how the charity handles confidentiality
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Our Reports 15 resources

Our report and accounts for 2011-12
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Our report and accounts for 2009-10
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Our report and accounts for 2008-09
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Our report and accounts for 2007-08
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Our report and accounts for 2006-7
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OCD Action's Report and Accounts for 2010-11
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Our current strategic plan that sets out our objectives.
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The Charity's strategic plan for 2009-12
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Our signed Trustees Report and Accounts for the year ending March 2013
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OCD Action's official report and accounts for 2013-14
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Our advocacy service for adults with a diagnosis of OCD has now been running for 5 years and remains the only OCD-specific service in the UK. Our evaluation looks back over the difference we have made to the lives of those we have worked with, what we have learned along the way and how we see the future of the service.
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OCD Action's Official Report and Accounts for 2014-15
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OCD Action's Official Report and Accounts for 2015-16
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Newsletters 8 resources

The OCD Action Magazine, Issue 40
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The OCD Action Magazine, Issue 41
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The OCD Action Magazine, Issue 42
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The OCD Action Magazine, Issue 43
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The OCD Action Magazine, Issue 44
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The OCD Action Magazine, Issue 45
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The OCD Action Magazine, Issue 46
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These issues of the OCD Action newsletter; "Action" are currently only available to members. If you would like to know more about the Charity's membership scheme please see our membership pages under the "I want to get involved" section of this website
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External Links 2 resources

A website focusing on hoarding with a range of resources and further links
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Website focusing on trichotillomania
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