Got Obsessive Compulsive Disorder?

Obsessive Compulsive Disorder

Obsessive Compulsive Disorder

We’ve developed all our quizzes from the NEW DSM V, which means the questions you’ll be asked are based on the most current information.  

The hallmark of Obsessive Compulsive Disorder is an on-going battle with unwanted or worrisome thoughts or impulses. 


April 20, 2018

1) I worry about dirt, germs or other things that can harm me.
2) I worry about coming down with a life-threatening condition like AIDs.
3) My unwanted thoughts or the actions I take to neutralize them (compulsions) take more than one hour out of my day.
4) I am frequently bothered by images of death or something horrible happening.
5) I often wrestle with personally unacceptable religious or sexual thoughts.
6) My unwanted thoughts or the actions I must take to neutralize them cause significant distress or interfere with my life.
7) I worry about doing something impulsively, like physically harming someone I love, pushing a stranger in front of a bus, steering my car into oncoming traffic.
8) I often need to do certain things over and over again, like washing my hands.
9) I often have to go back many times to see if I left on a light, the oven, a water faucet, or whether I locked my door.
10) I have thoughts, urges, or images that I can't get out of my mind and that scare me.
11) I have tried to push away unwanted thoughts, urges or images, but with little success.
12) I have tried doing something to make my obsessive/unwanted thoughts go away ( such as, washing my hands, counting, organizing).
13) I have tried doing things to make my unwanted thoughts go away such as, washing my hands, counting, organizing compulsions).
14) I can honestly say my obsessions or compulsions are not due to any drugs or medicines I take.
15) My obsessions or compulsions could be due to another psychological or medical condition.

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