People with Obsessive-Compulsive Personality Disorder, just as those afflicted with the more commonly known Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD), are overly preoccupied with perfection, order and control – at the expense of losing all flexibility, openness and efficiency. (APA 2013) Their obsession for doing everything “right” impairs their productivity. They become soContinue Reading

Body Dysmorphic Disorder (BDD) is the pathological preoccupation with an imagined or exaggerated defect in one’s physical appearance. The struggle with self-image, self-esteem, and self-love affects boys and girls alike. Common Signs and Symptoms Preoccupation with your physical appearace with extreme self-consciousness. Frequent examination of yourself in the mirror, orContinue Reading