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Videos Offer Help and Hope for Living with OCD

9/29/2011

People often jokingly point to odd habits or tidiness as signs of obsessive-compulsive disorder, or OCD. But the truth is OCD is a very real disorder that affects more than 2 million Americans, and there is a big difference between maintaining a morning routine or keeping a clean home and living with the disorder.

Podcast for Anxious Parents

9/23/2011

Dr. Karen Cassiday offers help for overprotective anxious parents who often sabotage their children's self-esteem and self-confidence, but believe they are fostering a more caring relationship.

Ask an Expert: Why doesn't my SSRI antidepressant work for me?

9/16/2011

Some intriguing research suggests another potential cause for why SSRIs may not be effective in some cases. Learn more about it.

New Videos: Posttraumatic Stress Disorder

9/13/2011

Watch five new videos for information about how PTSD affects children and adults, including those in military and their family members. A psychiatrist discusses effective treatments and how to help loved ones suffering with PTSD.

Floods, storms, hurricanes, and other disasters: Tips to reduce your anxiety

9/9/2011

A big storm, flood, or other natural disaster can strike fear in the hearts of those in its path. Find out how to reduce your anxieties before and afterward.

After the Trauma: How to Manage Anxiety and Stress

9/9/2011

Ten years after the 9/11 terrorist attacks many people continue to struggle with symptoms of anxiety, stress and even posttraumatic stress disorder, or PTSD.

September is Suicide Prevention Awareness Month

8/30/2011

Real Warriors provides brochures, videos, and other free tools to service members, veterans, and their families. They are designed to promote help-seeking behavior and address psychological health concerns.

Listen to Podcast: Depersonalization Disorder

7/21/2011

Dr. Fugen Neziroglu describes little-known but common depersonalization disorder, its relationship to anxiety, and how it's treated.

New Personal Story of Overcoming OCD

7/15/2011

OCD burdened a bright young woman for more than 10 years. Read all about her recovery and her advice to others who are suffering in Working Toward Compassion and Moderation.

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