The Insidious Deception of Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder

6 min readMar 16, 2021

Hampton Psychotherapy

Imagine that there’s a Homeowner who believes his roof is leaking.

He becomes so preoccupied with this concern (despite a rational lack of evidence for it) that he calls a roofing Repairman.

After the Repairman finishes inspecting every shingle of the roof, he tells the irrational Homeowner:


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