What do you find to be the most annoying stereotype about ocd?

Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)

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  • Zephy4r


    For me, it’s when people say “-oh I’m so OCD,” in relationship to symmetry or organization. I also found the idea that everyone with OCD is germaphobic particularly negative as well.

    • MichelleNeedsTalos


      Exactly. And I say that as someone with contamination OCD, ha. Its almost like, when I ever do actually open up about it, people already know what I'm going through because they watched Monk once.

  • marty.t


    That it's easy to get rid of and we're clean freaks.

  • Situpdown


    They dont realize how much it effects our life. Its not just checking things over and over.

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