As an individual with an OCD/anxiety diagnosis I have functioned as a wife, sister, daughter, friend, community member, and teacher. I haven’t lost my job. I haven’t gotten a divorce. My friends and family haven’t abandoned me. AND, I KNOW with out a doubt that my story has been used to help liberate others to tell theirs.
As a child, I always over analyzed things. I didn’t realize how abnormal this was until two years ago. I don’t mean I over analyzed things like, “Did I choose the right answer?” for a test in school. I over analyzed EVERYTHING. I said sorry ALL OF THE TIME for things that weren’t even really … Continue reading Embracing My Obsessive Compulsive Disorder