When is reassurance OK? Reassuring the person vs reassuring the OCD

So many people with various forms of obsessions and compulsions struggle with anxiety that comes from uncertainty and doubt. After all, OCD is called “The Doubting Disease” for a reason. Doubt, like anxiety and guilt, is a feeling so unpleasant that it drives people to resolve it with great urgency. In the height of this doubt, it makes sense that many people will seek reassurance Continue reading