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How can I convince my close relative who has OCD that he

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how can I convince my close relative who has OCD that he needs help. He is too rigid.
Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Mental Health
Expert:  Dr. Vikas replied 8 months ago.


Usually, as seen in clinical practice, OCD patients has a clear insight regarding their symptoms. Is your relative really concerned about his symptoms or not?

Does he recognize that he is ill?