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OCD Video

It’s a Brain thing: OCD

Learn about obsessive/compulsive disorder. Some interesting data about the physical changes both psychotherapy and medications make on PET scans in folks with OCD.

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OCD psykoedukation (video)

Der er blevet udgivet tre online videoer om OCD. Videoerne er produceret af Missouri Institute of Mental Health. Missouri Institute of Mental Health anvender bl.a. videoer til at informere befolkningen om forskellige sygdomme og for at uddanne de personer, der lider af en specifik sygdom, i deres sygdom (psykoedukation). Programmet varetages af Continuing Education Television, web-based learning, (CE TV). Programmerne er meget informative og kan anbefales til inspiration til dansk sundhedsinformation og behandling. Læs resten

Combined Cognitive-Behavior Therapy Plus Sertraline May Be Best for Children and Adolescents With Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder

Medscape Oct. 27, 2004.

News Author: Laurie Barclay, MD

Combined cognitive-behavior therapy (CBT) with sertraline may be best for adolescents with obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), according to the results of a randomized trial published in the Oct. 27 issue of JAMA. �The empirical literature on treatment of obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) in children and adolescents supports the efficacy of short-term OCD-specific cognitive behavior therapy (CBT) or medical management with selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors ([S]SRIs),� write John S. March, MD, MPH, from Duke University Medical Center in Durham, North Carolina, and colleagues from the Pediatric OCD Treatment Study (POTS) Team. �However, little is known about their relative and combined efficacy.� Læs resten