People with Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder know their fears are irrational, but struggle to break free from obsessional thinking and compulsive behaviors. In this audio talk, Mike Emlet offers a hope-giving and practical approach to this struggle. He begins with a description of OCD through case study and diagnostic criteria. Emlet covers the basic cycle of obsessive-compulsive behaviors, and then offers six strategies to minister to individuals dealing with obsessive-compulsive patterns. He concludes with a discussion on the role of medications.