Information resourcesIntended for: Professional, Member
Highlighted Resources 2 resources
A guide for clinicians working with young people with Obsessive Compulsive Disorder during the COVID-19 Pandemic, created by the National and Specialist OCD, BDD & Related Disorders Team, South London and Maudsley NHS Trust.
Our Factsheets 3 resources
Advocacy and Your Rights 4 resources
Whether you are a tenant or a home owner, there could be times when your OCD is making your life very difficult.
Covering your rights if you are detained under the Mental Health Act because of your OCD. Please note that this is a newly revised resource.
Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) is a hidden condition that affects between 1-2% of the population and is frequently misunderstood. This leaflet will help you as an employer to understand OCD and how people with the condition can contribute to your workforce and deliver their best to you.
Videos and Presentations 9 resources
A presentation on 'How we see OCD', given by journalist and author, David Adam, at our 2015 National Conference.
Read 2018 National Conference: Developing a different relationship with intrusive thoughts and images, Professor David Veale
A talk given by Professor David Veale at our 2018 National Conference.
A video message about OCD from Johnny Mercer MP who is also the Chair of the All Party Parliamentary Group for Mental Health
Getting the most out of your CBt - Paul Salkovskis
A presentation given by Lynne Drummond at our 2015 National Conference, looking at new updates with OCD.
A presentation given by Dr Lynne Drummond at our 2018 National Conference.
A question and answer session about effective treatment for OCD, with Professor David Veale, Dr Lynne Drummond, Dr Rob Willson, Dr Amita Jassi and Ashley Curry.
Author Rose Cartwright and TV presenter Sean Fletcher speak about how OCD is represented in media.
Campaigning 4 resources
OCD Action's manifesto for improving access to quality treatment for people with OCD
From the Online Community 2 resources
Information and resources for HR professionals on how spot signs of OCD and support employers at work.
An article written by Daisy Yuhas for Spectrum News: www.spectrumnews.org
Books and further reading 7 resources
Self-assessment competency tool for Cognitive Behavioural Therapists, taken from IAPT website.
What are the Psychological Factors that Influence Hoarding Disorder? Summary of Research carried out.
Policies & Website Guides 3 resources
More detail about our Helpline and Email service. Revised 01/14 Review date: 01/15
Our Reports 17 resources
Our signed Trustees Report and Accounts for the year ending March 2013
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.
Newsletters 8 resources
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