Psychodynamic Explanation of OCD

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Why do we develop OCD according to the psychodynamic explanation?
Anxiety results from aggressive impulses generated during toilet training in the anal stage
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If the parents are too harsh when teaching the child to be toilet trained this...
Will cause the child to be aggressive and soil themselves
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Why will this cause a complex?
Because the child wants to soil themselves to annoy parents but at the same time does not want to face punishment
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Freud stated that anxiety was the result of a lack what?
Sexual Activity
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What type of personality can result in OCD?
Anal Personality
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What did Alder 1931 find?
A link between overbearing parents and developing OCD
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Psychoydamic explanations have been larely...
Discredited
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Psychodynamic explanations are unfalseifable which means,,
They cannot be proven
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What did Milby 1991 find?
There was no evidence of greater difficulty in toilet training patients with OCD during their anal stage
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This approach fails to explain...
All types of OCD such as touching different parts of a door before entering the room
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Why does the fact it ignores biological explanations cause issues?
Biological explanations have been shown to have an affect on OCD
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