Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)

Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)

$5M Awarded to OCD Research since 1987

Key Figures

Two million adults

More than two million adults (1%) of the US Adult population experience obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) every year.*

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A Story of Learning to Live – and Laugh – with Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder

David spent the first half of his life as a sweet, if somewhat hyper, child who enjoyed drawing. The second half he has spent as a struggling and haunted adult battling obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD). Now, at 34, he’s holding his own, but with keen awareness that he has a tough adversary that...

A Story of Learning to Live – and Laugh – with Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder

David spent the first half of his life as a sweet, if somewhat hyper, child who enjoyed drawing. The second half he has spent as a struggling and haunted adult battling obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD). Now, at 34, he’s holding his own, but with keen awareness that he has a tough adversary that...