Moms with OCD

A place for moms with O C D to come and share

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Horrible guilt because of thoughts and images

Hi - I have ocd and when my kids were little I would sometimes have mental images of doing violent things to them and it was so upsetting to me! I'm on Effexor for my ocd and...

Started by Bonnie on 12/23/2013 in Moms With OCD

Last update on 03/15/2014 by Tanya

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Horrible guilt because of thoughts and images

Hi - I have ocd and when my kids were little I would sometimes have mental images of doing violent things to them and it was so upsetting to me! I'm on Effexor for my ocd and...

Started by Bonnie on 12/23/2013 in Moms With OCD

Last update on 12/23/2013 by Bonnie

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Horrible guilt because of thoughts and images

Hi - I have ocd and when my kids were little I would sometimes have mental images of doing violent things to them and it was so upsetting to me! I'm on Effexor for my ocd and...

Started by Bonnie on 12/23/2013 in Moms With OCD

Last update on 12/23/2013 by Bonnie

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My Family Doesn't Understand Me

I am a 28 year old mother of 3, and my dad, stepmom aunts and uncles all think that it is a mind over matter issue and that I should just be able to get over it. they think...

Started by Tessa on 05/25/2010 in Moms With OCD

Last update on 08/20/2013 by Nicole

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Help! How do you deal with OCD rituals?

I have OCD and have a hard time getting past my "rituals" does anyone have any suggestions on dealing with them besides medication or counseling?

Started by Leigh on 10/17/2012 in Moms With OCD

Last update on 10/17/2012 by Leigh

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i could use support

i'm a mom who is raising a 12 year old daughter and now I'm about to remarry. My ocd acts up when i'm stressed out. s im hoping to reach out to other Mom's w/ this problem.

Started by Chrissy on 07/27/2012 in Moms With OCD

Last update on 10/17/2012 by Leigh

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Need advice/help...OCD

I have OCD, and I am about to have a 3rd child. Our "family" situation had changed when we allowed my 2 aunts and uncle to move into the basement after they lost their home....

Started by Jaime on 11/21/2011 in Moms With OCD

Last update on 11/21/2011 by Jaime

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OCD hereditary?

does anyone know- is OCD hereditary? or what the likely hood is my kids will have the same issues?

Started by Toni on 06/30/2009 in Moms With OCD

Last update on 10/21/2011 by Patchmom49

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Can my daughter have OCD to???

I am OCD when it comes to work, house work, an even my kids. My daughter is extremely picky about everything! She washes her hands all the time, if she gets a drop of water on...

Started by Alisha on 01/04/2011 in Moms With OCD

Last update on 03/17/2011 by Marisa

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Hi, I need some advice is it OCD???

Hi , I'm not sure if I have OCD or not but seems to me a mild case as I have to clean my house the same way everytime start on the same rooms and if I have to stop for some...

Started by Peggy on 01/13/2011 in Moms With OCD

Last update on 01/14/2011 by Melissa

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Please read!!! In need of Advice!!!

I have always had OCD, most intrusive thoughts, counting and the such, nothing that took over my life. When I got pregnant, it got really out of hand, I was terrified to leave...

Started by Jodi on 12/18/2009 in Moms With OCD

Last update on 12/11/2010 by Amanda

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New with an obsession as well!

Hey I'm new and have 4 children ages 7,4,3 and 2! I have OCD and obsess about cleaning and organizing. I could clean all day if I could! I constantly am vacuuming, picking up...

Started by Amanda on 11/05/2010 in Moms With OCD

Last update on 12/03/2010 by LovinLifeAsMommynWife

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Need some advice

I had severe postnatal depression with obsessive thoughts and behaviour. I wouldn't leave my baby alone. I had to kiss her 3 times before she went to sleep, and various other...

Started by Caroline on 06/07/2010 in Moms With OCD

Last update on 11/26/2010 by Amanda

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Diet

Has anyone notices how diets and diffferant foods help us control our OCD? What types of food bother you?

Started by Melissa on 05/15/2009 in Moms With OCD

Last update on 10/03/2010 by Bridget

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Getting Treatment

I'm wondering if anyone else out there is on any medications (I'm just started Zoloft today) and if anyone has or is going through exposure therapy (which I start in a few...

Started by Jodi on 09/19/2009 in Moms With OCD

Last update on 10/03/2010 by Bridget

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New member

Hi, i am a mom to a 6 yr old girl. I have been diagnosed with OCD for 8 yrs now. I just pray that my daughter doesnot develop OCD.

Started by Shahnaz on 09/28/2009 in Moms With OCD

Last update on 08/09/2010 by Caroline

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Family not accepting...

Hey does anybody else have issues with their family not accepting they have OCD? Mine hasn't said so outright but they roll their eyes and make roundabout comments about me just...

Started by Bridie on 06/05/2009 in Moms With OCD

Last update on 08/09/2010 by Caroline