Young woman with Contamination OCD sitting exhausted on the floor

Contamination OCD

A comprehensive guide to Contamination OCD Contamination OCD (also known as C-OCD) is a form of obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) where a person is excessively concerned about getting in contact with dirt, germs, or other contaminants (or perceived contaminants), and intrusive thoughts about potentially getting sick (or dying) as a result. Any activity or situation that …

Contamination OCD