Obsessive Compulsive Disorder For Dummies sorts out theotherwise curious and confusing world of obsessive compulsivedisorder. Engaging and comprehensive, it explains the causes of OCDand describes the rainbow of OCD symptoms. The book shows readerswhether OCD symptoms represent normal and trivial concerns (forexample, a neat freak) or something that should be checked out by amental health professional (for example, needing to wash hands sooften that they become raw and red). In easy to understand steps,the authors lay out the latest treatments that have been proven towork for this disorder, and provide practical and real tools forliving well long-term. Whether you or someone you care about hasthis disorder, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder For Dummiesgives you an empathic understanding of this fascinating yettreatable mental disorder.