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By Alison Dotson

Half memoir, half self-help for teenagers, Being Me with OCD tells the tale of the way obsessive-compulsive affliction (OCD) dragged the writer to rock bottom—and how she came across wish, bought support, and finally climbed again to a fuller, happier life.

In the U.S., approximately 1 in a hundred adults and 1 in two hundred youngsters have obsessive-compulsive sickness; the age of onset in additional than 50 percentage of grownup instances is earlier than age 15. utilizing anecdotes, self-reflection, visitor essays, and thorough examine, Dotson explains what OCD is and the way readers with OCD can start to recuperate. The essays within the e-book by way of adolescents with OCD supply extra views of OCD so all readers can see themselves mirrored within the booklet.

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