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Author Jassi, Amita

Title Can I tell you about OCD? : a guide for friends, family, and professionals / Amita Jassi ; foreword by Isobel Heyman ; illustrated by Sarah Hull
Published London ; Philadelphia : Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2013


Description 1 online resource
Series Can I tell you about--?
Can I tell you about-- ? series.
Contents Introducing Katie, who has OCD -- Obsessions -- Compulsions -- Avoidance -- Why have I got OCD? -- How OCD affects school -- How OCD affects home -- How OCD affects friendships -- Treatments for OCD : cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) -- Treatments for OCD : medication -- How can family and friends help me? -- How can school help me? -- Where to find out more information on OCD? -- Common obsessions and compulsions -- Other disorders related to OCD
Summary Katie invites readers to learn about OCD from her perspective, helping them to understand what it is and how her obsessions and compulsions affect her daily life. This is an ideal, illustrated introduction to OCD for both young people and older readers. It shows family, friends and teachers how they can support someone with the condition
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes 7+
Print version record
Subject Obsessive-compulsive disorder in children -- Juvenile literature
Obsessive-compulsive disorder in children
Coping With Disability.
JUVENILE NONFICTION -- Health & Daily Living -- Diseases, Illnesses & Injuries.
Obsessive-compulsive disorder in children.
Genre/Form Juvenile works.
Form Electronic book
Author Hull, Sarah (Illustrator), illustrator.
ISBN 9780857007360
Other Titles Can I tell you about obsessive-compulsive disorder?