Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) is a frequent and disabling psychic illness. Along psychiatric history, several etiological models have been successively hypothesized to explain the obsessive compulsive symptoms from a psychological, behavioural or biological point of view. This review aims at presenting OCD etiological models as well as describing OCD… (More)
LETTERS sant medications are preferred to benzodiazepines as a first-line of treatment for anxiety disorders in the elderly. 6 Psychotherapy, particularly cognitive behavior therapy , is often effective in these disorders as well. 6 We reviewed symptoms of three cases in which onset of anxiety symptoms developed after age 60 as a result of having a medical… (More)
After being the first structure of this type in Belgium, the day hospital "La Clé" from the University of Liège exhibit the modalities of its functioning with some comments. It is considered as a dynamic structure in the view of a intergrated psychiatry. The specificity of the day hospital is discussed.