Common myths about OCD handout

Secondary

This one page handout debunks some of the common misconceptions around OCD.

This handout looks at common myths around obsessive-compulsive disorder, including that OCD is just about being clean and neat, and that everyone is a ‘bit OCD’ at times.

Using this resource

This resource is designed for:

  • young people aged 11 to 16
  • use by individual students

This handout could be used as part of a lesson on OCD and other conditions. In the event that a student in the school is diagnosed with OCD, it could also be used to share information about the condition with their peers.

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