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... Hi i discovered about a year ago that i have relationship ocd when i got intrusive thoughts worrying about whether my gf at the time really loved me or was just using me. I was also getting thoughts that she was cheating on me or was gonna leave me. ... (2 replies)
... I recently discovered that I had ocd, not the hand washing kind but more of intrusive thoughts and thinking I needed to leave my husband for someone else or he might be cheating, or he's just an overall non match for me, or that I was gay. ... (12 replies)
... I have been have trouble lately with intrusive thoughts so I asked a psychologist how to deal with them. ... (0 replies)

... old boy with OCD. First of all, if I were you, I would try to change your daughter's appointment to an earlier date. If you tell them that it is an "emergency," they might possibly see her sooner. ... (3 replies)
... concious way of telling you that something is wrong that you need to deal with. Intrusive thoughts are SYMBOLIC, and not LITERAL. That means it's not you literally wanting to hurt someone, it's symbolic that a thought like that means anger, or disapproval. ... (4 replies)
... Since my main obsession has to deal with intrusive thoughts, I was wondering what some of your strategies are for dealing with intrusive thoughts when you have them. ... (10 replies)
... years and i love her very much so these taoughts are so scary. i'd like to be support for all of you here. and i'd also like some advice from people who know how to deal with it. ... (78 replies)
... it depends on how much pressure you feel from it. ... (2 replies)
... Hi. My best advice is to try and keep yourself busy and distracted. My mind never shuts off. ... (2 replies)
... wowzers, I think OCD is best considered to be thought life, not as something apart from us over which we have no control. I don't believe we can control emotions. Being human we feel what we feel. ... (2 replies)
... ne. I suffer from the very same thing you do too. I am real religious and love God. But I have the same things torment me. I would never harm my family EVER, but thoughts pop in my head like what if I hurt my grandbaby? ... (10 replies)
... le and I've been reading everyones posts on here for a couple weeks. It has helped me a lot, especially because before, I thought there was no one else out there with the same thoughts. Although I was relieved for a few days, the thoughts have found a way to overcome me again. ... (1 replies)
Intrusive Thoughts
Sep 24, 2010
... ven begin to think how difficult it must be to deal with ,it would help when you have these feeling to remove yourself from your loved ones at the time and speak to somebody ,you cannot internalise this you have to have someone at that time to talk you through this or at least take your mind of it . ... (6 replies)
... Hi there simplegirl22, I do know exactly how you feel! You aren't alone!! I was having the same issues you are having. I just wanted to be a good person, but these thoughts were torturing me and I would then think I'm going to hell.... ... (2 replies)
... I've been just up and down, and I have no idea where to begin. I started having real persistent thoughts about death and growing old and I was told that I had depression. ... (2 replies)
... I know exactly how you feel. I feel that I'm an awful, evil person, but it's NOT you. Keep telling yourself that. I would think about medication tho. It may help. ... (18 replies)
... I am a 27 year old man recently married .. I have gone through hard times since my early 20s with depression after a relationship ending and had obssessions about death . Many years passed and these thoughts were almost gone .. say 6 years. ... (4 replies)
... I thought I was the only one who had these intrusive thoughts! ... (6 replies)
... Well eoll, it's difficult cause I had a gf who had to deal with my ocd. ... (1 replies)
New to Pure-o
Jan 25, 2008
... Let me be the first to say welcome to the board. You'll definitely find the support you need right here because all of us know what you're going through. ... (1 replies)


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