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Extra resources for When in Doubt, Make Belief: An OCD-Inspired Approach to Living with Uncertainty
And we’ll do almost anything to kind of right ourselves — to be out of this plagued mental feeling and out of this stress-hormone-laden physiological burden. The Fuzzy Lines of the Shadow Fred chose to cross the street, acting with doubt. Had he opted not to, he might have instead crossed a threshold from intellect-to fear-based doubt, from a New York street corner to the Shadow of Doubt. Maybe he would have stayed in the Shadow only for the duration of a traffic-light cycle, coming to his senses quickly and getting on with his life.
Compulsion. Relief. Obsession. Distress. Compulsion. Relief. Obsession. Distress. Compulsion… THE OCTOPUS REVISITED OCD therapists often encourage clients to externalize their disorder — that is, to think of the source of their obsessions and compulsions as some force or creature separate from themselves. The objective, as I’ve always understood it, is twofold: first, to help OCD sufferers understand that they are not merely composites of the thoughts that plague them; and second, to define the disorder as an entity that people with OCD can stand up to and fight back against.
ON OCD BRAIN IMAGING Michael Jenike, MD, Professor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School; Chair, OC Foundation Scientific Advisory Board Q: In general terms, how does brain imaging work? A: Neuroimaging uses various techniques to look at either the structure of the brain or the function of the brain. For example, magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) allows researchers to view the actual structure of the brain. Positron emission tomography (PET) and functional MRI (fMRI) allow them to view the functioning of the brain and tell what part of the brain is active during specific activities.
When in Doubt, Make Belief: An OCD-Inspired Approach to Living with Uncertainty by Jeff Bell