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Old March 14th, 2007, 05:17 AM  
AvatarAang
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Default Re: Checklist of Common OCD Symptoms

Symptom: Excessive concerns about dirt, germs, contaminants
Symptom: Feelings of revulsion about bodily waste and secretions
Symptom: Abnormal concerns about sticky substances or residues
Symptom: Need to align objects just so
Symptom: Fear of losing something or discarding something
Symptom: Fears that one may be homosexual
Symptom: Repeating routine activities for no logical reason
Symptom: Rewording or rewriting words or phrases
Symptom: Unfounded fears that one has failed to do some routine task
Symptom: Belief that certain numbers are lucky or unlucky
Symptom: Excessive, ritualized hand-washing, showering, bathing, or tooth-brushing
Symptom: Repeatedly checking to see if a door is locked or an appliance is turned off
Symptom: Checking to make certain one has not harmed someone
Symptom: Checking and rechecking for mistakes
Symptom: Pathological slowness in carrying out even the most routine activities
Symptom: Blinking or staring rituals
Symptom: Asking over and over for reassurance
Symptom: Behaviors based on superstitious beliefs
Symptom: A feeling of dread if some arbitrary act is not performed
Symptom: The need to touch, tap or rub certain objects repeatedly
Symptom: Counting compulsions

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