... That's true. I've found some comfort in the fact that I can recognize my OCD now and that the logical part of my mind can see the OCD triggers for what they are and realize they're silly or undesirable even if they cause me stress and I don't know how to shake them. ... (8 replies)
... I have OCD as well, so I hope I can provide some advice or at least some consolation. ... (3 replies)
... It's important to realize that OCD is not necessarily about your relationship, or your boyfriend. I've learned through years of CBT that OCD develops to hide the real reason behind our anxiety. ... (1 replies)
... I'm dating someone, have been for almost 2 years and he is the absolute best thing that has ever happened to me, he knows all about my OCD and is always open to letting me share whatever I need to with him. ... (1 replies)
... Please help... I have OCD and it is much better!! Because now I have another problem that put my all ocd thoughts in the shadow. ... (2 replies)
... He said "your friend", and maybe that's as far as he can go.
Can you leave it at that? A nice friendship? You might tell him that - send him a card, leave a message.
My guess would be that he feels frightened and rejected and
bad about himself since you told him to go.
He just may not want any contact with you. I've ben in relationships where I've broken them off (not... (4 replies)
... and I've always wondered, how many people are out there who have OCD to any extent...My mother has pure O, although she would deny it, but if I knew before, I would've been more patient with her. ... (4 replies)
... to have a panic attack and i said "well just go if your not going to allow me to touch or love you anyway." and he hasnt called since. i talked to doctors and ocd groups, they said he has ocd. he wont return my calls. im worried for him and miss him so very much, no one understands me like him. ... (4 replies)
... I'm afraid you may never understand. His OCD could me a lot more than just locking doors over and over and having back up tapes of his TV shows. ... (1 replies)
... thinks that he really likes me. He wanted to explain that He won't be able to see me everyday because he likes to do "his thing". He hasn't been diagnosed with OCD but he knows he has it. He locks his doors over and over. ... (1 replies)
... Well i cant say for sure but i've read alot of posts that warn against people in relationships and suffering from OCD. I too think i am obsessed with my husband and thinking that he is always starring at other women. (read my post "Constant thoughts of my husband & women)......ANd i too am afraid that it is hurting our realtionship.
I thihk you should stil pursue him and let... (5 replies)
... he thinks if he goes to the doctor they will just drug him up. I guess I am not questioning whether or not he has OCD, I am wondering if it is possible that his OCD could actually cause him to not be able to be in this relationship with me. ... (5 replies)
... Does this sound like an OCD issue or is he just trying to let me down easy? ... (5 replies)
... Why does OCD get stronger the happier you are? ... (1 replies)
... ot all the time but most of the time. I see my flaws when I look in the mirror. Like you people tell me I am pretty and I make friends very easy but can't keep a boyfriend to save my life. ... (4 replies)
... Ok so this is my first post and I quite frankly I really need help. I have been with my current boyfriend for almost 2 years and lately my ocd is getting really bad, iv been having the question in my mind "what if I still love my ex? ... (0 replies)
... I've been suffering from OCD ever since I was about 13 or so and I'm soon to be 24 yrs old.. ... (4 replies)
... I have been with my current boyfriend for several years now, and we have a wonderful relationship. ... (1 replies)
... My boyfriend leans agnostic, so I can understand your fears about that too. ... (1 replies)
... I'm so scared. I have trouble driving because of my anxiety and my worst fear is that I will hit an animal. My OCD has gotten really really bad in the last few months to the point where I'm a gibbering mess. ... (2 replies)