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Just Checking

Scenes from the life of an obsessive-compulsive

Emily Colas

We all worry. We all have moments of unfounded dread (Is someone behind that door?), or little phobias (roaches) or superstitions (step on a crack) that we indulge. Just Checking is an autobiographical account of what it is like to live with a full-blown case of obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), which, at its height, finds author Emily Colas ner...
Publish Date
1999
June 1
Goodreads rating
3.54
ISBN
9780671024383
Recommendations
1
Recommendations
May 28, 2020
I found Emily’s book while scouring a self help shelf alone and it brought such profound comfort to see my symptoms in someone else. She inspired me to laugh at the foibles of my brain and to take my inner condition both more and less seriously -      source