ocd

  1. M

    Is this a side effect of Luvox

    I’ve been on Luvox for 3 months but I’ve been slowly increasing the dose because I was having bad side effects. I am now on 250mg a day and I feel like crying all day for the last 3 days. I’m not sure if this is a side effect because I never felt it the rest of the time I’ve been on it. Also I...
  2. A

    Need Help - OCD/depression is breaking me inside

    I’ve spoke before about HOCD/ROCD/POCD symptoms developing over the last 8 months and getting progressively worse, however in the last week they’ve all seemed to come crashing down on me at once, I can’t get 5 minutes peace, my head just feels so weighty 24/7 and it’s making me a wreck, it’s...
  3. G

    Please help, I am struggling a lot right now

    Recently my OCD has taken a turn for the worse. I keep having this horrible fear that I will lost control and accidentally shout out inappropriate words like vulgarities both in public and at home. These urges will just suddenly pop up in my mind and I will get so terrified. I really really do...
  4. R

    Is this OCD?

    Lately I've been having these urges to touch things in certain ways around my house. Whenever I pass certain places or objects, I feel the urge to touch them a certain way before I can walk past. If I walk past without doing it, I'll feel kind of weird and often have to go back. Sometimes if I...
  5. Sadkittygirl1928

    My psychologist thinks I'm bipolar

    I don't know how to cope. I have become physically violent, I don't respond well to medication it is what made me have my first ever manic episode and violent behaviors. when I came off meds everything seemed fine and then the other day I self-harmed and hit my boyfriend in rage. I also have OCD...
  6. L

    Introduction

    Hi, I have generalised anxiety (along with ibs), most probably depression (it's a long story) and I've battled with OCD which seems to show signs of returning whenever I get too stressed. I've joined as even though my friends told me I can turn to them as talking about it all really helps me...
  7. C

    Family won't understand me

    Im obsessed with cleaning and organising, my dad's side of the family is known to be so obsessed and almost crazy about cleaning, to give you an idea, one day one of their children peed himself while sleeping, they washed the sheets, blanket, mattress, bed, they put the child in a chair, washed...
  8. rattlesnakestv

    terrified of talking about it

    hi guys, so this might be a long post but I need to vent. I want to talk to my psychologist about a problem I’m having but I’m scared to. I have OCD, struggling with the O. I obsess over my intrusive thoughts to the point i believe them to be real. Currently my brain is telling me I did...
  9. C

    Is this ocd?

    Im new here so sorry if this is the wrong forum to write this but here we go Im 19 years old, college student... I think i suffer from OCD and i say i think because where im from mental illnesses are sort of seeing as a taboo subject, nobody really takes it seriously and i might get called names...
  10. C

    Hello... New here

    Im new here so sorry if this is the wrong forum to write this but here we go Im 19 years old, college student... I think i suffer from OCD and i say i think because where im from mental illnesses are sort of seeing as a taboo subject, nobody really takes it seriously and i might get called names...
  11. A

    Breaking point with all types of OCD.

    Hi, I am 21 and a student. I have been dealing with general anxiety for around 2 years, until last summer when I started to get intrusive thoughts quite often. I then went to back to university for my third year, and was living with strangers and so isolated myself in my room. My girlfriend also...
  12. I

    Help me, I feel I'm dying. ROCD

    First, sorry for my English, I'm not native speaker. Here is my story. I've been dating with my girlfriend almost 4 years ago. She's an amazing woman (we're 24, almost 25); I've lived a lot of adventures by her side; she thought me a lot of things and an amazing way of living life. I was her...
  13. I

    Do I have rOCD or just don't love her anymore? HELP ME PLEASE!

    Here is my story. I've been dating with my girlfriend almost 4 years ago. She's an amazing woman (we're 24, almost 25); I've lived a lot of adventures by her side; she thought me a lot of things and an amazing way of living life. I was her first kiss and I'm so happy because of that. We have...
  14. nomask

    Disabled person with multiple diagnoses here for mutual support!

    Hello. I've been looking for communities to feel safe around, and came across this one. I've had mental illness all my life and also developmental issues. Anxiety has always been a big problem for me. At a young age, I got diagnosed with OCD, GAD, MDD, and PTSD. Pdocs have always only really...
  15. N

    Do I have hocd or I am lesbian?

    I have a question I always said that I am 100% heterosexual person and didn't even think about being homosexual I always liked boys more and I had crushes on them multiple times there were some situations that I didn't tell them that I love them Boys always made me aroused and I wanted to be in...
  16. J

    The Reason Why I'm Getting More Females In Life Now?

    This post might be a bit sexist but a few years ago I mainly had male company and people like my Mum and care manager were against me been around females. The reason being was my dream of wanting a girlfriend which I still don't have. These days though I seem to get mainly female company in...
  17. R

    Bad luck or just ocd?

    Do you guys often feel like you have just bad luck and that is the reason why some anxiety begins? I'm not talking about superstition like that i have done something that is creating it or nothing like that. I'm asking it because I'm not often sure if some situations or things that have...
  18. V

    Need Advice

    Hi, this is the first time I've posted here but I really need advice. Im unsure whether I have OCD or not but I've noticed things that are really starting to affect my life. There are small things that I do like flicking lightswitches on and off multiple times. I also blink hard and click my jaw...
  19. Laurels

    New here , need urgent advice

    Hello, first time posting here, don't really know how it works, please excuse my grammar , English isn't my first language , it's pretty long but I really need help. I've always had an issue with obsessive thinking and anxiety, I have experienced trauma from sexual abuse and abuse in my past...
  20. S

    Body dysmorphic disorder.

    Hiya, this is quite personal so I'll just get straight into it. I suffer from something that's different from some conditions that only affect some people for a while, where they can function normally with the occasional bout; this is something that's plagued me for my entire adult life and...