OCD: blogs and stories. Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) is an anxiety disorder where unwanted thoughts, urges and repetitive activities become an obstacle to living life as you want to. People who experience OCD often try to cope until they can’t hide the symptoms any longer. This can make them feel very alone and make overcoming the OCD more difficult.
36 People Share How They've Helped Friends Through Their Anxiety
There's a difference between being #introverted, being #shy, and being #anxious. They are NOT synonymous; however, it's been shown that these traits often overlap. Being introverted means that you feel drained after social interaction. Being shy means that you find social interaction embarrassing. Having #socialanxiety feels more like panic. What about you? Are you introverted, shy, or anxious? Or all three? (I'm an #introvert with occasional #anxiety, but not usually shy.)
Types of Anxiety. PTSD. PD. GAD. SD. OCD. ...(Had another attack today-took an hour and a trip to the pharmacy to calm me down 8-31-12. The real truth is that it came on me so suddenly. I never even saw the warning signs... :( Nothing mattered but my reality...by: slc.