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Centre for Counselling and Psychotherapy Education

Telephone: 020 7266 3006
Region: Local
Sector: Public

Gamblers Anonymous

Telephone: 020 7384 3040 (helpline 24hrs)
Region: National
Sector: Voluntary
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OCD is a problem characterised by obsessive thoughts and compulsive behaviour. The behaviour can take various forms such as cleaning or checking rituals in which the person will repeatedly clean themselves or their house or check, for example, that doors are locked and/or electrical sockets are turned off. Dermatological problems are common in people who repeatedly wash their hands. People with OCD can be treated using cognitive behavioural treatment and/or antidepressants.