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CBT for OCD: Podcast 042

CBT for OCD: Podcast 042

 
 
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This podcast is the narrated version of my article 3 Vital CBT Techniques for OCD.

CBT can be useful for treating OCD but to be effective we must consider other dimensions of the condition as well.

In this episode I talk about:

  • OCD, the malevolent tyrant
  • Some common obsessions and compulsions
  • The effects of the toxic imagination
  • OCD isn’t just a thought disorder
  • CBT Technique for OCD 1: Find the underlying need
  • CBT Technique for OCD 2: Focus on and trust observable reality
  • CBT Technique for OCD 3: Externalize the OCD

Or watch this episode of the podcast on video below:

References/Notes:

  1. https://www.psychologytoday.com/files/attachments/51483/handling-the-hijack.pdf
  2. http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/jclp.22173/abstract;jsessionid=DD80C46BEB56B889674323DF4DDE3DDE.f03t01

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