The mainstream media often portrays OCD as a quirky personality trait, but as we know, OCD is far more complex than this. We were recently made aware of a new short documentary called 'Mind Games', which aims to give a voice to those struggling with types of intrusive thoughts that can be...

Posted on: 27th September 2019 by: Olivia
Categories Media & Awareness

This Sunday, in Newcastle, is the Great North Run, the world’s largest Half Marathon – and this year 5 brilliant runners will be taking part to raise funds for OCD Action!

First up we have OCD Action’s very own Youth Service and Communications Manager, Olivia Bamber (who many of you...

Posted on: 4th September 2019 by: Charlie Loveday
Categories Fundraising

We recently wrote about an OCD awareness event taking place in Bristol, organised by Time to Change Champion Tracy, and we are delighted to share a summary of the event with you now.

One in 4 people are affected by mental health problems every year, but not everyone feels...

Posted on: 2nd September 2019 by: Olivia
Categories Media & Awareness