abnormal psych week 3 post .doc - I decided to write on OCD(Obsessive-compulsive Disorder in which is a disorder that is known to be a desire or

abnormal psych week 3 post .doc - I decided to write on...

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I decided to write on OCD (Obsessive-compulsive Disorder), in which is a disorder that is known to be a desire or obligation to engage in specific behaviors repeatedly and way more than average in hopes of reducing the anxiety. One example would be someone who tends to keep cleaning a specific area even when it is already clean. Another example would be over thinking the same thoughts. But the only way to determine if someone has OCD would be to receive a diagnosis based off of whether they are experiencing obsessive thoughts or ideas or seem very irrational but it keeps coming to mind. One example would be leaving your home but not believing that the garage is shut. Another example could be touching something that you think might give a disease. In the article I came across, talked about QoL (Quality of Life) which is a construct that determines how satisfied or content someone is with his or her life while functioning to
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