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The Thought That Counts: A Firsthand Account of One Teenager's Experience with Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder

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For the more than 2 million Americans with obsessive-compulsive disorder, the intrusive thoughts and uncontrollable behaviors can take a harsh toll, as author Jared Douglas Kant knows all too well. Diagnosed with OCD at age 11, Jared became ruled by dread of deadly germs and diseases, the unrelenting need to count and check things, and a persistent, nagging doubt that ...more
Paperback, 169 pages
Published March 1st 2008 by Oxford University Press, USA
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I can see how helpful this book can be to someone with OCD, or to someone who wants to learn more about it. Good resource.
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This book provides some good, basic information about Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD). It's easy to read & designed for young adults. Resources are also provided for individuals with OCD and their families. A good overall introduction to OCD.
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