OCD 1.docx - Case Study Analysis Form Your Name Malika Date 13.02.2017 Case Study Topic OCD Summarize Provide brief summary of this case What this case

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Case Study Analysis Form Your Name: Malika Date 13.02.2017 Case Study Topic: OCD Summarize: Provide brief summary of this case. What this case is about? Karen Rusa is 30 years of age and is a married mother of four children. She is a very busy woman who is fully in charge of the house and family. Karen reported dissatisfaction with her marriage. Her husband is out of a job, due to a heart condition that has placed him on physical disability. The children are also out of her control. She tends to act depressed sometimes, but also tends to be tense, jumpy, and unable to relax. These are a few of the symptoms she has been experiencing for the past several months. She is also having intrusive, repetitive thoughts. During the past several weeks, she had been spending more and more time crying and hiding alone in her room. Why to know social history of the patient is important Karen was a patient of OCD for many years. She had been raised in strict religious family. As a child she was concerned with order, rituals and cleanness. Karen had experienced difficulty with intrusive repetitive ideas
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