Mind the Brain: How OCD patients get stuck in thoughts and behaviours

Most of us think that Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) is just about fussy tidying. But it’s actually much more serious and it causes sufferers to be locked into obsessions –  intrusive, unwanted, thoughts – as well as repetitive, compulsive actions. Sometimes, patients engage in patterns of thinking or behaviour which might seem completely irrational. This might lead […]