She continues to work to conquer her remaining OCD issues and anticipates, in time, a full recovery from the OCD which has plagued her since the age of four.
To help others see how much hope there is with proper treatment, Alex is documenting her progression through recovery.
Regular updates to Alex's progress will be posted to our Blog "OCD: Real Stories, Real Help." "Alex is truly one of the bravest young OCD sufferers I have ever met, and I will be eternally grateful for the gift of hope she offers." -- Dr.
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