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Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder


Wootton, BM and Tolin, DF, Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder, Encyclopedia of Mental Health, Elsevier, HS Friedman (ed), United States ISBN 9780123970459 (2016) [Other Book Chapter]

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DOI: doi:10.1016/B978-0-12-397045-9.00090-2


Obsessive–compulsive disorder is a common disorder. Clinically, the disorder is characterized by significant symptom differences across patients. This review discusses the current diagnostic status, symptom presentation, common measurement tools, dominant biological and psychological models, and the most common treatment approaches for this disorder.

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Item Type:Other Book Chapter
Keywords:OCD, obsessive compulsive disorder
Research Division:Psychology
Research Group:Clinical and health psychology
Research Field:Health psychology
Objective Division:Health
Objective Group:Public health (excl. specific population health)
Objective Field:Mental health
UTAS Author:Wootton, BM (Dr Bethany Wootton)
ID Code:100746
Year Published:2016
Deposited By:Psychology
Deposited On:2015-05-27
Last Modified:2021-07-23

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