OCD is a serious, yet treatable anxiety disorder that often occurs with depression  and other anxiety disorders. If not treated properly, it may become disabling.
Most people who seek treatment experience significant improvement and enjoy an improved quality of life. It is important to work closely with a health care professional to determine the best option.
If you’re concerned about symptoms of OCD, make an appointment with a therapist or your doctor. Then complete the self-test on this site.  Your responses will help your therapist or doctor make a proper diagnosis and determine an effective treatment plan.
Be prepared to make the most of each office visit. Follow the tips below to make sure your concerns are addressed and your questions are answered.