OCD Archive

I Couldn't Stop Thinking Horrible Thoughts, And It Nearly Ruined My Life

Up until April of this year, I harbored a secret from almost every single person in my life — the kind of secret that can poison your mind and body beyond repair.For more than two decades, unwanted violent thoughts and images have flooded my brain during daily life. At times, I’ve had hundreds of … Continue reading Source link

UNPOPULAR OPINION: Everyone Has Biased Thoughts, And We Need to Stop Beating Ourselves Up About It

In her July 18 speech before the NAACP, Hillary Clinton spoke briefly about the problem of implicit bias: bias that operates on an unconscious and automatic level. To solve the problem of police brutality, she said, we must actively “root out” the knee-jerk attitudes that inform our day-to-day … Continue reading Source link