Frequently Asked Questions about OCD

Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD) FAQs

Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD) is a brain and behavior disorder that is categorized as an anxiety disorder in the DSM-IV. OCD causes severe anxiety in those affected and involves both obsessions and compulsions that interfere with daily life.

Frequently Asked Questions about OCD

Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD) is a common, chronic and long-lasting disorder in which a person has uncontrollable, reoccurring thoughts (obsessions) and behaviors (compulsions) that he or she feels the urge to repeat over and over.

Impactful Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD) Research Discoveries by Foundation Grantees: