Psychology of Obsession

This is an interesting trivia quiz about obsession and obsessive disorders! Choose the best answer you can from the options below! Answer each question to the best of your ability! Enjoy! Free results at the end! Have a great day!

  • Question of

    The landmark OCD book ‘The Boy Who Couldn’t Stop Washing,’ a collection of stories, examples and information about obsessive-compulsive disorder, was written by whom?

    • Jeffrey M. Schwartz
    • Anita Linston
    • Judith Rapoport
    • Bruce M. Hyman
  • Question of

    Along with cognitive behavioral therapy, what is the treatment of choice for OCD sufferers?

    • Imbuclators
    • Anti-Delirium Drugs
    • SSRIs
  • Question of

    What does the term SSRIs stand for?

    • Semi Successful Resistance Initiator
    • Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitor
    • Specific Silymarin Reabsorption Indicator
    • None of these
  • Question of

    Which of the below would NOT be considered a symptom of OCD?

    • Scrupulosity
    • Major depression
    • Checking
    • Repeating
  • Question of

    A person afflicted with OCD can spend as many as ten hours a day or more washing themselves for fear of contamination.

    • True
    • False
  • Question of

    What is trichotillomania?

    • Excessive swearing
    • Grinding one’s teeth
    • Hair pulling
    • Excessive need to check
  • Question of

    People who are afflicted with OCD perform these rituals and compulsions because they enjoy them.

    • True
    • False
  • Question of

    What are frightening, terrifying and repetitive thoughts that an OCD sufferer can not get out of his or her head called?

    • Compulsions
    • Scrupulosity
    • Trichotillomania
    • Obsessions
  • Question of

    Besides medication, what is the preferred treatment of OCD called?

    • Cognitive behavior therapy
    • Electric shock therapy
    • Talk therapy
    • Anxiety reducing therapy
  • Question of

    Which of the following disorders do NOT often accompany OCD?

    • Borderline Personality Disorder
    • Depression
    • Tourette’s Syndrome
    • Attention Deficit Disorder

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