Obsessive-compulsive personality disorder. Do you know what it is and what it isn’t? (Not OCD, for one.) Learn how to write about OCPD in a realistic and resonant manner right here.
Don’t let the name fool you. Obsessive-compulsive personality disorder is NOT the same thing as OCD and it’s not just obsessive behaviour. What are the features of OCPD? Read on to find out, my friend.
There’s more to dependent personality disorder than just clinginess. How can you write about it realistically and compellingly? Understand what it is and how it affects your character in their day-to-day life.
Can you create fictional psychological research for your story? Anne Goodwin shares how she created the psychologist Diana Dodsworth and her PhD research. Over to you, Anne.
Fiction is fraught with peril. Chances are, at some point, one of your characters may have a near-death experience. How might that experience affect them? My guest today, Jessica Kane, has 10 ways a brush with death can alter the psychology of an individual.