OCD and Selfishness

Soon after my son Dan was diagnosed with OCD, he and I were out with some friends and decided to get a bite to eat. We were all casually chatting about various restaurant choices when Dan suddenly insisted we go to one particular place. He was adamant; we needed to eat there. So off we went. If I remember correctly some glances were exchanged (“What’s up with him?”) but nobody complained and we all went along. I knew very little about OCD at the time, but what I did know was that this seemingly selfish behavior was totally out of character for my son.

Visit original source for complete post.

Leave a Reply

Shared by: MentalHelp.net Feed

Tags: