Obsessive Compulsive Personality Disorder vs Obsessive Compulsive Disorder

These two disorders have similar names but are very difference. Obsessive compulsive disorder is an anxiety disorder and obsessive-compulsive personality disorder does is a part of your personality make-up. That personality make-up does not (necessarily) create anxiety. People with OCD are usually in distress and seek treatment, whereas people with OCPD typically seek treatment because someone else demands it.

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