One Mother Faces Her Daughter’s OCD

Learning that your son or daughter has a childhood anxiety disorder, such as obsessive compulsive disorder, is an extremely difficult reality to face. In the following article, one mother describes the thoughts and feelings that she experienced during the time when her daughter was diagnosed, at the age of nine, with obsessive compulsive disorder.

Two-Way Mirror: Facing a Daughter’s OCD – New York Times (blog)

Two-Way Mirror: Facing a Daughter’s OCDNew York Times (blog)I have struggled with depression and bipolar disorder for most of my life, so I knew there was a good chance my children might inherit some form of mental illness; a neurological condition l …