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Alexandra Reynolds

Story: Alexandra Reynolds (#320)

In episode 320 I chat with Alexandra Reynolds who has kindly agreed to share her OCD story with us. 

We discuss her story, themes: contamination, relationship, health and taboo, we talk about her experiences of exposure and response prevention therapy (ERP), we discuss complex trauma (cPTSD) and doing a separate trauma therapy for it, her attachment style, how cPTSD affected her relationships, her attachment style in her relationship and working through this, disassociating in therapy, postpartum OCD, her experience of group therapy, and much more. Hope it helps. 

Show notes: https://theocdstories.com/episode/alexandra-reynolds-320 

The podcast is made possible by NOCD. NOCD offers affordable, effective, convenient therapy available in the US and outside the US. To find out more about NOCD, their therapy plans, if they currently take your insurance, or to download their free app, head over to https://go.treatmyocd.com/theocdstories

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Annie Anderson

Story: Annie Anderson (#315)

In episode 315 I chat with Annie Anderson who has kindly agreed to share her OCD story with us. 

We discuss her OCD story, relationship OCD, we discuss her religion (The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints) and how this played into her OCD, worries about her partners physical features and whether she felt in love, opening up to get help, a breakthrough she had, existential worries, finding effective therapy, what was helpful for her in therapy, her experience of group therapy over zoom, words of hope, and much more. Hope it helps. 

Show notes: https://theocdstories.com/episode/story-annie-315

The podcast is made possible by NOCD. NOCD offers affordable, effective, convenient therapy available in the US and outside the US. To find out more about NOCD, their therapy plans, if they currently take your insurance, or to download their free app, head over to https://go.treatmyocd.com/theocdstories

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Payton

Story: Payton (#291)

In episode 291 I interviewed Payton who has kindly agreed to share her story.

We chat about her story, religious OCD, relationship OCD, somatic OCD, her compulsions, panic attacks, disassociation, getting misdiagnosed, getting therapy for OCD, opening up to her family about her experiences, how her boyfriend helps out with some of her ERP homework, her experience of working with a therapist through NOCD, what else helps her, misophonia, words of hope, and much more.

Show notes: https://theocdstories.com/episode/story-payton-291

The podcast is made possible by NOCD. To find out more about NOCD, their therapy plans and if they currently take your insurance head over to https://go.treatmyocd.com/theocdstories

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Anonymous

Summer 2015

I had relapses and I still do but the thoughts are so much weaker, they disappear over time faster. My […]

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