Did you know OCD isn’t all about hand washing or being a perfectionist? There are actually several subtypes of OCD, each with a variety of obsessional thoughts and compulsive behaviours—and I bet there’s a few that surprise you.
Category: Mind of the Character
How much do you REALLY know about OCD? Obsessive-compulsive disorder is incredibly misunderstood, with stereotypes and misconceptions clouding what most people think they know. Time to set the record straight.
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.