Negative COVID-19 Effects on Obsessive Compulsive Disorder

Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, scientific researchers have focused on the overall psychological effects of public health containment measures like social distancing and quarantining. However, there has been less research on the effects of COVID-19 containment measures on patients struggling with certain mental health disorders such as Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD). But speaking from a psychological perspective, patients diagnosed with OCD could be struggling the most as a result of the pandemic…