What to Do When Your Brain Gets Stuck

This title guides children and their parents through the cognitive-behavioral techniques used to treat Obsessive Compulsive Disorder.

Revealing OCD in a whole new light, this interactive self-help book turns kids into super-sleuths who can recognize OCD's tricks. Engaging examples, activities, and step-by-step instructions help children master the skills needed to break free from the sticky thoughts and urges of OCD, and live happier lives. This is the complete resource for educating, motivating, and empowering children to work toward change. Included in the book is an extensive Introduction to Parents and Caregivers.

This is a publication of the American Psychological Association.

For ages 6 - 12.

by Dawn Huebner, PhD, is a clinical psychologist in Exeter, New Hampshire, specializing in the treatment of children and their parents.
Format: Pbk 96 pages


Other titles in this series.

  1. What to do When you Worry too Much
  2. What to do When Bad Habits Take Hold
  3. What to do When you Temper Flares
  4. What to do When you Grumble too Much
  5. What to do When you Dread your Bed