Compulsive behavior

What is Compulsive behavior?

A compulsion is a repetitive behavior carried out by the person with the obsessive thought as a means of preventing that obsession from occurring, or relieving the anxiety it causes.

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I have spoken to you about my sexual problem. I been doing masturbation for last 18 years I am really exhausted, I been addicted by masturbation...

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Seek treatment for obsessive-compulisve disorder.

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I am sorry this has gotten to the point of interfering with your...

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Hi, I have a severe issue of eating slate pencils. My weight has reduced from 64 to 55. I consume a lot of them, cannot stop the craving. I had...

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What you are describing would classify as an obsessive-compulsive disorder and should be treated by a psychiatrist. Thankfully there are excellent...

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I was concerned about OCD. I've been having intrusive thoughts followed by anxiety. These thoughts are becoming weirder, I was wondering if...

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Obsessive-compulsive disorder is an anxiety disorder in which people have unwanted and repeated thoughts, feelings, ideas, sensations...

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