Course curriculum

  • 1

    Understanding OCD

    • Understanding OCD

    • Introduction

    • Learning Objectives

  • 2

    Module 1: Define and describe OCD

    • Module 1

    • Define and describe OCD

    • Intrusive Thoughts

    • Examples of OCD rituals and compulsions

    • Module 1 Summary

  • 3

    Module 2: Recognise signs and symptoms

    • Module 2

    • Recognise signs and symptoms

    • OCD Obsessions

    • OCD Compulsions

    • Module 2 Summary

  • 4

    Module 3: Identify potential causes of OCD

    • Module 3

    • What causes OCD?

    • Differentiate between OCD and occasional obsessive thoughts

    • Understanding how common OCD is

    • Understand short and long-term implications of OCD

    • Module 3 Summary

  • 5

    Module 4: Supporting someone with OCD

    • Module 4

    • How to support someone with OCD

    • Module 4 Summary

    • Ways to help someone struggling

  • 6

    Module 5: Getting help

    • Module 5

    • Treatment options available

    • Case Study

    • Getting help

    • Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT)

    • Pros and cons of CBT

    • Medication

    • Module 5 Summary

  • 7

    Understanding OCD Assessment

    • Assessment

    • Understanding OCD Assessment

  • 8

    Feedback

    • Feedback

    • Feedback Questionnaire