Dr. Jenny Yip shares insight on why OCD is so widely misunderstood, and why it so often goes undiagnosed. She also sheds light on her own background - both her personal mental health struggles with OCD and her professional success in treating the disorder.
An In-Depth Look at Obsessions, Compulsions, & the Types of OCD
There are two major components of obsessive-compulsive disorder: obsessions and compulsions. In this session, Dr. Yip provides in-depth explanations on what they are, why they happen, how OCD sufferers react to them, and why they manifest through the thoughts and behaviors of the person suffering.
What OCD Symptoms Look & Feel Like (with Real-Life Examples)
This session paints a clear picture of how the various OCD symptoms manifest in day-to-day life through real-life examples. Dr. Yip also shares the signs of OCD in children vs. adults and the causes of the disorder.
OCD Treatment Options & What to Look for in a Specialist
There are some primary, evidence-based treatments for OCD. This session provides detailed education on those treatments, how to find the right specialist, what questions to ask, warning signs of an under-equipped provider, and much more.
There’s a fine line between motivating and enabling your loved one with OCD. Supporters must fully understand how to walk this line. This session provides a variety of real-life examples and actionable advice that supporters can implement immediately.
Dr. Yip is not only an expert on OCD; she’s also battled the disorder herself. This unique combination of being a patient and a specialist will give you a holistic understanding of the disorder. Discover the triumphant story of Dr. Jenny Yip.