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1

How prevalent is OCD?

2-3% of the population

2

When does OCD typically onset and when do people tend to seek help?

Early adulthood, 10-15 years later.

3

What are obsessions?

Neutral stimuli which have been associated with anxiety

4

Whose is the model of OCD?

Steketee

5

Outline Steketee's model of OCD.

Neutral event + negative event => anxiety increase => Ritual/Avoidance => Anxiety decrease

6

What kinds of cognitive vulnerabilities might someone have to develop OCD?

Responsibility-loaded early childhood, e.g. young carers
Perfectionism

7

Outline the cognitive maintenance model of OCD.

Situation => Intrustion => Meaning which may be neutralised, avoided, reassured, creates anxiety and gets attention

8

What needs to be considered when assessing in OCD?

THOROUGH RISK ASSESSMENT
Intrusion - evaluation - reaction - effect of the reaction
The difference between people who want to and people who are worried because they think they want to

9

Who developed the CB model of OCD?

Salkovskis (1999)

10

What kinds of things need to be asked when investigating intrusion in OCD?

When that went through your mind...
What did it mean to you?
What was the worst thing that could have happened?
What does that say about you?
What kind of person would have those thoughts?
INCLUDE BELIEF RATINGS

11

When formulating responses to intrusions in OCD what needs to be asked?

How did that make you feel?
What did you try to do or not do?
What did you pay attention to?
How did you try to deal with it?

12

What specific technique is helpful in OCD?

Theory A/Theory B

13

Outline Theory A/Theory B

The problem is... OR the problem is that I'm worried that...

14

How can you socialise to Theory A/Theory B?

Bricklayer's apprentice

15

What method can you use to modify responsibility appraisals?

Pie charts

16

What needs to be done to allow generalisation of therapy work?

Check for 'yes buts'
Ask client to design a behavioural experiment
Embed it in everyday life

17

What is important to do in assessment phase for OCD?

Home visit