Commonly misunderstood and misused as shorthand for perfectionism or some personal fixation, the reality of obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) is much more complex for patients and their clinicians than the general public may realize.
This episode of The Menninger Clinic’s Mind Dive podcast
features nationally recognized OCD experts Eric Storch
, PhD, and Wayne Goodman
, MD, of Baylor College of Medicine (BCM). Dive in with hosts Robert Boland
, MD, and Kerry Horrell
, PhD, to explore the realities of intrusive thoughts for patients with OCD, what is known or surmised about the causes, the future of the “brain pacemaker” and more on the lifechanging strides in treatment, such as deep brain stimulation
Dr. Storch is a professor and McIngvale Presidential Endowed Chair in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at BCM. Dr. Storch also serves as Vice Chair and Head of Psychology at BCM while co-directing the Obsessive Compulsive and Related Disorders Program
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