The clinical diagnosis: Obsessive compulsive disorder. The treatment: Cognitive behavioural therapy. 18 in depth questionnaires; 24 hours of therapy; 1 clinical pyschologist; 31 behavioural experiments; 56 hours of homework. 501 days (and counting) since discharge. In This Room
, Laura Jane Dean draws on her own experiences of living with OCD and reveals the actualities and artefacts of a therapeutic process. Working with neuroscientists from the University of Cambridge and a CBT therapist from the Maudsley Hospital, Laura attempts to understand what it means to be ill and what it might mean to get better.Performers Laura Jane Dean.