Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) is a mental health condition involving obsessive thoughts and compulsive activity. Mental health disorders are touched on in PS0701 and PS07013. How do we assess, study and treat mental illness?
Mental health nursing has really changed the way I thought about a lot of illnesses, and I am so glad I was able to stop being so naive and open my eyes up to it. These are real illnesses affecting real people.
I think schools should have a mandatory mental health class that you get a credit for , where you learn about depression, anxiety, eating disorders, schizophrenia, and other mental disorders. And you also learn good coping skills and ways to get help.