Obsessive compulsive disorder affects people of all ages. However, it manifests somewhat differently in seniors. Elderly people sometimes acquire the anxieties that are a common among OCD sufferers, even though they don't actually have the disorder. Learn how to recognize and treat OCD in the elderly.
Articles About Senior Ocd
- Senior Anxiety, OCD and Hoarding
Anxiety disorders among the elderly include general anxiety, hoarding and obsessive compulsive disorder.
- Hoarding Behaviors Worsen With Age
New research indicates that hoarding behavior among the elderly becomes more severe with age. However, a proven link between hoarding and depression has shed light on an effective way to put a stop to this frustrating and harmful behavior.