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Childhood obsessive compulsive disorder

Greta Francis, Rod A. Gragg.

by Greta Francis

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Published by Sage Publications in Thousand Oaks, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Obsessive-compulsive disorder in children.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 93-100) and indexes.

    SeriesDevelopmental clinical psychology and psychiatry series ;, v. 35, Developmental clinical psychology and psychiatry ;, v. 35.
    ContributionsGragg, Rod A.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRJ506.O25 F73 1996
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 107 p. :
    Number of Pages107
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL973192M
    ISBN 100803959214, 0803959222
    LC Control Number96010084

    Resources for Parents of Children with Anxiety Disorders BOOKS FOR PARENTS • Chansky, T.E.().Freeing your child from obsessive-compulsive disorder:A powerful, practical program for parents of children and Size: 49KB. Causes. The cause of obsessive-compulsive disorder isn't fully understood. Main theories include: Biology. OCD may be a result of changes in your body's own natural chemistry or brain functions.; Genetics. OCD may have a genetic component, but specific genes have yet to be identified.; Learning. Obsessive fears and compulsive behaviors can be learned from watching .

    In addition to his peer-reviewed articles, Dr. Storch has edited or co-edited 10 books dealing with treatment of complex cases in children, clinical complications in the assessment and treatment of anxiety disorders, obsessive-compulsive disorder, and childhood anxiety. Key points about OCD in children. OCD is a type of anxiety disorder. A child with OCD has obsessive thoughts that are not wanted. They are linked to fears, such as touching dirty objects. The child uses compulsive rituals such as handwashing to control the fears.

      Epidemiology. Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) is a psychiatric condition characterised by persistent and unwanted intrusive thoughts, images and urges (obsessions) and repetitive behaviours or mental acts (compulsions) (see table 1).Once considered to be rare in youth, epidemiological studies have found an estimated prevalence of %–4% among children Cited by: Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) is a serious disorder characterized by intrusive thoughts, repetitive behaviors, and high levels of anxiety that can make everyday situations unbearable — particularly for children with the condition. OCD only affects 1 to 3 percent of adults, but 80 percent of those started showing symptoms before age Author: ADHD Editorial Board.


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Childhood Obsessive Compulsive Disorder draws on the most up-to-date research available to provide a comprehensive overview of this problem, from diagnosis through treatment. The book is clear about how hard it can be for kids who suffer from OCD, but also hopeful that they can learn to live with imperfections.

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Gravitz, PhD; Loving Someone with OCD: Help for You and Your Family. Children may have an obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) when unwanted thoughts, and the behaviors they feel they must do because of the thoughts, happen frequently, take up a lot of time (more than an hour a day), interfere with their activities, or make them very upset.

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Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) is a condition that causes kids to have unwanted thoughts, feelings, and fears. These are called obsessions, and they can make kids feel anxious. To relieve the obsessions and anxiety, OCD leads. Teachers Guide to OCD in the Classroom Children who have obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) are plagued with unwanted thoughts, images or impulses that are difficult to suppress, causing them great stress and worry.

These are called : Sal Pietro. Obsessive–compulsive spectrum disorders are conditions that, while not meeting diagnostic criteria for obsessive–compulsive disorder, share many similar symptoms. This book reviews the latest research on these conditions and provides evidence-based Pages:   Obsessive-compulsive disorder affects million people in the United States, and about 25% receive a diagnosis by age 14—though one-third report experiencing symptoms in childhood.

For that reason, it’s essential for YA books to portray characters with OCD and other mental health issues. The Clinician's Guide to Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy for Childhood Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder brings together a wealth of experts on pediatric and adolescent OCD, providing novel cognitive behavioral strategies and considerations that therapists can immediately put into practice.

The book provides case studies and example metaphors on how to explain exposure. Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) and related disorders affect overchildren in the U.S. alone — but there is hope. Learn about treatment, research, and other resources that can help.

About OCD For Parents For Kids. Psychological interventions have been described for obsessive-compulsive disorder since the time of Freud. However, despite extensive writing about the disorder, OCD was generally considered to be virtually untreatable for over 50 years.

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Clinical Description. In children, adolescents, and adults, obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) is a mental illness characterized by intensely driven, seemingly pointless repetitive behaviors or mental acts (compulsions), along with recurrent disturbing irrational thoughts, urges, images, and worries (obsessions).Cited by: 4.

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Chansky A parent guide to diagnoses, treatment options and management of OCD in children and teens. An interesting overview of Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder in children.

Research indicates that OCD is a neurological disorder. People with this disorder have a deficiency of a brain chemical called serotonin.

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