Dr. Mike Emlet responds to the question “How can I stop persistent bad behavior like picking my scalp”?
Here is Dr. Mike Emlet talking about what diagnostic labels mean for strugglers and for those who want to help them (from the 2011 CCEF National Conference – get the rest of the conference audio here).
“Obsessive-compulsive disorder might be the most joked-about of all the psychiatric labels. ADD probably isn’t far behind. But OCD tends to get brought up a lot in conversation, but also tends to be quite poorly understood. I find that it sounds weird, very strange to most people when they hear about it or think about […]