Clinical Guide to Obsessive Compulsive and Related Disorders

Clinical Guide to Obsessive Compulsive and Related Disorders

Jon E. Grant, Samuel R. Chamberlain, and Brian L. Odlaug

Print publication date: May 2014

ISBN: 9780199977758

Publisher: Oxford University Press

Abstract

This online resource is a complete, comprehensive overview of Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) and related disorders (trichotillomania, excoriation disorder, hoarding disorder, body dysmorphic disorder, and tic disorders). It covers underlying causes, clinical presentations and treatments, and discusses the pharmacological and psychosocial treatments for both adults and children with an emphasis on providing practical information for clinicians to use in their everyday practices. Based on the DSM-5, this resource uses the latest evidence-based information regarding treatments including medication options, behavioral therapies, alternative treatments, and recent developments in surgical treatment.