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Stress and The Development of Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
March 11th, 2014

Stress and The Development of Obsessive Compulsive Disorder   OCD is believed to be caused by a misfiring in the information processing area of the brain. This area is known as the basal ganglia. OCD can lay dormant and can trigger when a person is stressed. In our experience of treating clients with OCD the…

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Prometheus Psychological Therapy Centre OCD Treatment Centre Taunton
March 8th, 2014

The OCD Treatment Centre is run from Prometheus Psychological Centre in Taunton. The centre is situated in Taunton town centre by the riverside. The team of therapist that work from Prometheus are all qualified professional therapist. Please check out Prometheus website. You are in safe hands all of the team at Prometheus belong to either…

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Information about Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) for loved ones and carers
March 7th, 2014

Information about Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) for loved ones and carers   We are very often contacted by a loved one or a carer of someone suffering with Obsessive Compulsive Disorder ( OCD)  It can be very bewildering and exhausting for everyone who is in close contact with their loved one who has OCD. My…

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Intensive Treatment for Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
March 5th, 2014

Why Intensive treatment for Obsessive Compulsive Disorder ( OCD )? The recommended treatment for Obsessive Compulsive Disorder(OCD) is Cognitive Behavioural Therapy know as CBT. CBT is usually offered weekly for 1 hour. The problem with this is we do not personally think 1 hour of CBT a week is enough when treating OCD. The reason…

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You are Not your Brain Jeffrey M Schwartz and Rebecca Gladding
February 28th, 2014

The OCD Treatment Centre recommend you are not your Brain   Two of America’s most eminent psychiatrists Jeffrey M. Schwartz and Rebecca Gladding present a simple four step program to re-wiring the brain. Through explaining how the brain works and why humans often feel besieged by overactive brain circuits such as bad habit and social…

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Hope and Solutions for OCD Jim Callner
February 28th, 2014

Jim Callner public speaker Awareness Foundation for OCD USA   Jim Callner is an inspirational man who has done much work in raising awareness of OCD through public speaking and through the media. Jim is a film Director and has made some outstanding movies to raise awareness worldwide. The OCD Treatment Centre highly recommend watching…

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Obsessive Compulsive Disorder and Relaxation Help for OCD
February 28th, 2014

Obsessive Compulsive Disorder and Relaxation Help for OCD     OCD is a condition that can be triggered by stress, but not caused by it. Often our clients have said that prior to the start of their OCD symptoms that they were under a lot of stress. Stress heightens ones level of arousal. Another name…

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OCD Treatment Centre book recommendations for OCD
February 19th, 2014

There are an array of books on the topic of Obsessive Compulsive Disorder. Many Clients have informed us that they often feel overwhelmed by so many different conflicting advice. We have listed below The OCD Treatment Centre book recommendations for visitors to our website. Books do not replace therapy with a professional, but can offer…

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The Brain understanding Neuroplasticity for OCD
February 18th, 2014

  Our Brains can change their structure. The brain is malleable meaning changeable.The understanding of Neuroplasticity allows us to help our clients to rewire their brains and to fix the caudate that causes thought to get stuck. This work of Dr Norman Doidge and Dr Jeffrey Schwartz has been so valuable for OCD sufferers worldwide….

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