Targeted issues

Obsessive-compulsive disorder

When thoughts or behaviors are illogical, exaggerated or bizarre and uncontrollable

This disorder affects nearly 2% of the adult population

Obsessive-compulsive disorder is characterized by obsession, ritual, anxiety and avoidance. It affects nearly 2% of the adult population, as well as many children and adolescents.





Moreover, when adults decide to consult, 65% of them say that their disorder developed in their youth.

L'image d'une personne (anonyme) démontrant des comportements typiques du trouble obsessionnel-compulsif
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