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Article contribution by Anna Prudovski, Clinical Psychologist for bustle.com.
"A person [with OCD] may ask endless questions about the possibility of them having a serious disorder or a possibility of having unknowingly done something that may be morally wrong," Anna Prudovski, psychologist and clinical director of Turning Point Psychological Services, tells Bustle. "This constant reassurance-seeking is actually a compulsion. A person is using it to reduce their anxiety caused by an intrusive thought." If you feel that you cannot deal with your anxieties without texting a bunch of friends for reassurance, then you may want to bring that up with a professional.
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