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Unformatted text preview: o Perfectionism school, scouts, family Diagnosed with OCD also driven to Anorexia which was driven by his OCD Myths about OCD TV Show: Monk Howard Hughes (Aviator) Etiology - OCD Neurobiological o Orbitofrontal cortex o Anterior cingulated o Caudate nucleus Cognitive-behavioral o Compulsions reduce anxiety and are thus reinforcing (self-reinforcing) o Thought suppression Treatment OCD Exposure and Response Prevention (Meyer, 1966, March and Mule 1998) Sequence of Therapy o Identify obsessions and compulsions o Challenge irrational beliefs o Train response prevention o Relapse prevention...
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This note was uploaded on 08/30/2010 for the course PSYC 380 taught by Professor Staff during the Spring '08 term at University of Delaware.
- Spring '08