Relationship OCD: Symptoms, Examples, & Treatment Options
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Originally Published: March 10, 2021
Original Author: Madeline Moersch, LCSW
Original Reviewer: Pat F. Bass III, MD, MS, MPH
Updated: September 8, 2022
Author: No Change
Reviewer: No Change
Primary Changes: Edited for readability and clarity. Reviewed and added relevant resources. Added, “Types of Relationship OCD”, “Causes of OCD Relationship Insecurity”, and “How to Cope With Relationship OCD”. New material written by Silvi Saxena, MBA, MSW, LSW, CCTP, OSW-C and reviewed by Kristen Fuller, MD.