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Obsessive-compulsive disorder / Heidi Watkins, book editor.

Watkins, Heidi. (Added Author).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Series Information

Perspectives on diseases and disorders.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Pike Co PL - Petersburg Main Library YA 616.85 POD (Text) 38650833377623 YA NON-FIC Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780737747911 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 0737747919
  • Physical Description: 150 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), portrait, charts ; 24 cm.
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: Farmington Hills, MI : Greenhaven Press, [2010]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 144-146) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
An overview of obsessive-compulsive disorder / Carol A. Turkington, Helen M. Davidson, and Jacqueline L. Longe -- OCD can be debilitating / Jeremy Katz -- Neuroscience behind OCD / Wayne Goodman -- Classification of OCD / International College of Obsessive Compulsive Spectrum Disorders -- Advances in the treatment of OCD / Society for Neuroscience -- Some cases of OCD are triggered by strep throat infections / National Institute of Mental Health, Pediatric Developmental Neuroscience Branch -- OCD is rarely, if ever, triggered by strep throat infections / Walter A. Brown -- Having obsessive bad thoughts is a form of OCD / Steve Kissing -- Everyone with OCD has both obsessions and compulsions / Bradley C. Riemann -- Hoarding is a form of OCD / Janice Gaston -- Hoarding is different from OCD / William Hathaway -- Psychedelic mushrooms may effectively treat OCD / Eric Swedlund -- Deep brain stimulation effectively treats OCD / PR Newswire -- A teen boy battles OCD / Jared Douglas Kant -- A teen girl struggles with scrupulosity / Jennifer Traig -- A teen overcomes OCD with exposure and response prevention therapy / Fred Penzel.
Summary, etc.:
Clear, careful explanations offer young readers insight into what obsessive-compulsive disorder is, what causes it, how people live with it, and the latest information about treatment and prevention. Also features primary and secondary source quotations, annotated bibliographies and lists of organizations to contact for additional information.
Target Audience Note:
9-12 Medialog, Inc.
Subject: Obsessive-compulsive disorder.
Obsessive-compulsive disorder > Juvenile literature.

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