Cognitive-behavioral therapy for obsessive-compulsive disorder: review of treatment techniques.

@article{Geffken2004CognitivebehavioralTF,
  title={Cognitive-behavioral therapy for obsessive-compulsive disorder: review of treatment techniques.},
  author={Gary R. Geffken and Eric A. Storch and Kenneth M Gelfand and Jennifer W Adkins and Wayne K. Goodman},
  journal={Journal of psychosocial nursing and mental health services},
  year={2004},
  volume={42 12},
  pages={44-51}
}
Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) is a chronic, impairing condition with an estimated lifetime prevalence in adults of 2.5%. Controlled treatment trials have demonstrated that cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) is an effective intervention for OCD. However, many individuals diagnosed with OCD do not receive appropriate, empirically validated interventions… CONTINUE READING