What Does Pure O OCD Stand for?

Q:
What does pure O OCD stand for?

A:
Pure O OCD refers to primarily obsessional obsessive-compulsive disorder. It is also called purely obsessional OCD, pure-O, and pure OCD.

In pure O OCD, people have primarily obsessive thoughts, but compulsive behaviors tend to be invisible.

Treatments for this kind of OCD are similar to others. Cognitive behavioral therapy appears to be the most effective one.

Don’t feel embarrassed when you have some unwelcome and intrusive thoughts. Just go to see a doctor. Proper and timely treatments can help you have a normal life.

Key word: pure ocd

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