treatments for OCD

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  • treatments for OCD
    • biological
      • drug treatment selvi found that that OCD patients respond successfully to SSRIS
    • CBT
      • Help understand misinterpreted thoughts then make people aware of hoe they try to neutralise the obsessive thoughts by attempting to make amends for thoughts
      • bolton et al found that there was significant improvement with OCD when treated with CBT.
    • exposure and response prevention
      • inform client about ERP and what it involves then expose heirachy then repeat exposure situations level of anxiety should be reduced then you get the client to resist and restrain form performance
    • psychoanalytical therapy
      • free association
      • hypnosis
      • dream analysis

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