Obsessive Compulsive Disorder

Some mental illnesses in the social media aren’t taken as seriously as they should be. Depression is often described as just “being sad” and people who like things to be neat are said to have obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD). As a psychology student who learns about these disorders, it frustrates me that people aren’t educated. OCD is so much more than just being neat. Hopefully after reading this short post, people will understand how serious this illness is, and think twice before casually telling people they have OCD.

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