Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) is a complex and debilitating disorder that has a high degree of comorbidity and functional impairment, and significant impact on the family. The purpose of this chapter is to provide a brief overview of comorbidity, family, insight, and quality of life issues, and to review assessment and treatment implications of those issues. Measures for assessing relevant constructs are described.
Keywords: treatment refractory; quality of life; family functioning; comorbidity
Article. 10923 words.
Subjects: Clinical Psychology ; Psychological Assessment and Testing
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