Hi everybody. I have been viewing the OCD forum for almost a year now and have found it extremely helpful for the management of my OCD. I have just now become a member. I have a history of contamination obsessions, checking rituals, and violent/sexual obsessions. I am also a clinical social worker treating clients with mental illness and often become frustrated because I feel that if I can help them I should be better able to manage my own illness. Lately the struggle has been with contamination. It is the fear of germs but also that everything is not as clean and as "perfect" as they should be. It is an ongoing struggle as you all know. Any suggestions would be helpful.
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