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The Imp of the Mind: Exploring the Silent Epidemic of Obsessive Bad Thoughts

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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 24, 2013


    Very informative and helpful with anyone that has intrusive thoughts associated with OCD or anxiety.

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  • Posted November 21, 2008

    This book is awesome!

    I have the particular type of OCD described in this book & I was so happy to find a book out there that addresses it since so many are about contamination & checking compulsions. I found this book comforting, informative, & helpful & would recommend it to anyone plagued by "bad thoughts".

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 6, 2008

    A reviewer

    I have pure OCD & this is one of the few books out there that really talk about that type of OCD. I wish there were more books like this one. This book was written for me!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 17, 2005

    Baer Is Always Reliable

    When a reader wants a steady, right down the middle, presentation Lee Baer's writings are the place to go. As an author, when in need to think through a concept his work is always helpful. Robert Collie

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 14, 2004

    Very helpful for those suffering with this disorder

    This book was very good at providing a new view of OCD and exploring one type of obsessions. It was also helpful to read about other people with the same or similar problems.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 12, 2004


    It is disapointing that immediately after mentioning the word OCD people automatically think (washing hands,fear of germs,and sexual intrusive thoughts)It sounds like such an alienated type of disorder.A person suffering from this anxiety driven disease can have different types of fears that have nothing to do with what is typically mentioned in the books.This disease has a variety of spectrums,people with OCD have to deal with much more than lack of concentration.Almost every book i have read so far is like prognosticated, because it has nothing but the same diagnosis.At least i know a few people that don't do the things,that are mostly mentioned in what they read at all.

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    Posted April 4, 2013

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