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Mental Contamination

Intrusive thoughts contaminate the things I am doing such as reading, gaming or going to special events. These things become ‘dirty’ and often I abandon them.

This is different to physical contamination. The worry of germs, contact with people and objects and becoming ill.

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Time OCD

Over the years I have had a problem with time-contamination. Intrusive thoughts coming at the wrong time and subsequently ruining that day,

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A gamer playing a game

Gaming OCD

Do you have strange rituals when playing games that isn’t necessary for the game itself, but more to allow the mind to

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Reading OCD

As a child I loved escaping into a book. Reading OCD however made this process a lot more complicated than it should

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