Influences of Obsessive Compulsive Disorder

Using at least two peer-reviewed studies (no websites), discuss what genetic factors have been identified in
the development or maintenance of OCD. Summarize the studies, clearly stating the biological factors and how
they influence OCD. Be sure to paraphrase the research in your own words and avoid using excessive direct
quotes.
Non-Genetic/Environmental
Using at least two peer-reviewed studies (no websites), discuss what environmental factors have been
identified in the development or maintenance of OCD. Summarize the studies, clearly stating the non-genetic
factors and how they influence OCD. Be sure to paraphrase the research in your own words and avoid using
excessive direct quotes.
Reflection/Faith Integration (1-2 paragraphs):
Given what you learned through the research on influential factors, has your understanding of OCD changed?
Why or why not?
How might Christians approach the issue of anxiety/Obsessive Compulsive Disorder? In other words, how can
Christians, Pastors, etc. provide support for those who are suffering from anxiety/OCD? Provide at least one
scripture to support your perspective.

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