In episode 413 I chat with Chrissie Hodges. Chrissie is a Peer Support specialist, founder of OCD Gamechangers, and Author of ‘Pure OCD: The Invisible Side of Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder’. Chrissie was awarded the hero award at the 24th IOCDF conference in San Fran.
We discuss what’s new with her, Chrissie’s OCD research, shame and OCD, themes of OCD and their relationship to shame, the question of do themes matter, shame as a barrier to treatment, shame around taboo intrusive thoughts, and much more. Hope it helps.
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Find out more about Chrissie:
OCD Gamechangers: OCD Gamechangers
Chrissie on the podcast: The OCD Stories part 1 / The OCD Stories part 2 / OCD Gamechangers episode / Jess interviews Chrissie / Trauma of OCD episode / Chrissie interviews Chance McNeely / Groinal and other physical symptoms of OCD
Her book: https://amzn.to/3QTUJr4
OCD action – https://ocdaction.org.uk/
Lori Johnson and In Focus Counselling – https://infocuscounselingdenver.com/
Brene Brown shame – https://www.ted.com/talks/brene_brown_listening_to_shame
My study on brief humanistic counselling for OCD: https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/abs/10.1002/capr.12499
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