of Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) is made on the basis of history
(description of behavior) given by the patient.
can identify with some symptoms of Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) such as
checking if the door is locked or washing hands several times a day. But the
disorder is diagnosed only when such activities consume more than an hour per
day and interfere with the daily life.
can help rule out mental disorders.
Questionnaires like the Yale-Brown
Obsessive Compulsive Scale (YBOCS)
can help diagnose Obsessive compulsive