Sexual obsessions and OCD

@inproceedings{Gordon2002SexualOA,
  title={Sexual obsessions and OCD},
  author={William M Gordon},
  year={2002}
}
Sexual obsessions are common symptoms of obsessive–compulsive disorder (OCD). The literal content of these obsessions superŽ cially resembles other types of iterative sexual ideation, as seen in the paraphilias, PTSD, and normal sexual fantasy. However, their form, function, and effect on behavior vary greatly. A failure to distinguish these different categories of sexual thought can lead to confusion and iatrogenic treatment. This paper will describe the content and form of sexual obsessions… CONTINUE READING

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