U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

OCD (Obsessive Compulsive Disorder)

Chronic Skin Picking: Frequently Asked Questions

Find out the causes, symptoms and treatment for chronic skin picking, one of many Body-Focused Repetitive Behaviors (BFRBs) in which individuals can cause harm or damage to themselves or their appearance.

Review Date: Friday, April 22, 2011

Trichotillomania Learning Center, Inc.

Anxiety Disorders

This guide describes the symptoms, causes, and treatments of the major anxiety disorders, with information on getting help and coping with anxiety.

Review Date: Tuesday, December 08, 2015

NIH National Institute of Mental Health - NIMH

Clinical Trials at the National Institute of Mental Health

Find out about new and ongoing mental health clinical research trials and what you and your health care provider need to know before making a decision to participate in a trial.

Review Date: Tuesday, October 14, 2014

NIH National Institute of Mental Health - NIMH

How to Get Help for Anxiety Disorders

If you have had feelings of fearfulness and uncertainty for over six months, you may have an anxiety disorder. See your doctor. Effective therapies help most people with anxiety disorders lead productive, fulfilling lives.

Review Date: Wednesday, January 07, 2015

NIH National Institute of Mental Health - NIMH

Screening for Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)

If you suspect that you might suffer from obsessive-compulsive disorder, also known as OCD, answer the questions, print out the results and share them with your health care professional.

Review Date: Monday, December 01, 2014

Anxiety and Depression Association of America

Trichotillomania: Find a Support Group

Support groups are listed, by state, for those who are coping with chronic hair pulling, skin picking, nail biting, and other body-focused repetitive behaviors.

Review Date: Friday, April 22, 2011

Trichotillomania Learning Center, Inc.

Trichotillomania: Find a Treatment Provider

Find a listing of treatment providers by state who provide services related to trichotillomania (hair pulling), skin picking and other body-focused, compulsive behaviors.

Review Date: Tuesday, December 18, 2012

Trichotillomania Learning Center, Inc.

What Is Compulsive Hair Pulling?

People who excessively pull, pluck, and pick at their hair, skin and nails may have a body-focused repetitive behaviors (BFRBs) disorder. Find answers to common questions, available treatment and support.

Review Date: Friday, April 22, 2011

Trichotillomania Learning Center, Inc.

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