The OCPD Guide Your guide to Obsessive Compulsive Personality Disorder

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OCPD Self Test (Cammer Test)

The most common self test to help determine if someone has OCPD or not is the Cammer Test, Developed by Leonard Cammer M.D. Rate each statement below on a scale of 1 to 4...

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About OCPD – Overview

OCPD – Obsessive Compulsive Personality Disorder – can also be known as Anankastic Personality Disorder. I wont go into too much detail here, as each main section (links on the right) cover each main symptom...

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Perfection, Order & Control

Perfection, Order & Control. Three of the most common, and obvious, signs of OCPD. Normally I would split these three points into separate pages, however I feel they are so tightly integrated in the disorder to...

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Emotions & Moods

In the effort to completely control their lives, OCPD sufferers also extend that to controlling their emotions. Most sufferers will suppress their emotions, because in their eyes showing emotion is seen as a sign...

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Decision Making

OCPD sufferers are prone to indecisiveness, and this can manifest itself in almost every decision that needs to be made by them. These problems making a choice arise due to the need of the...

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Hoarding

Hoarding is one aspect of OCPD that the sufferer may not even notice they are doing. The usual reasons for hoarding are to prevent waste, and to make sure their life is kept in...

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Never Wrong

Due to OCPD sufferers strict morals, and rigid control of their life, when they talk about a subject out loud they do so with such conviction that they couldn’t possibly be wrong. It doesn’t...

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Morals

OCPD sufferers will often have very strict moral standards. This aspect will dominate their opinion of other people – and even themselves. Failing their own moral standards is one of the causes of depression...

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Socialising

Socialising for an OCPD sufferer is not something that can often be easily accomplished. In a life where every decision is thought through thoroughly, every action is based on strict codes of conduct and...