Body dysmorphic disorder (BDD) help and info
Comprehensive advice and information on BDD and OCD from the NHS with links to external sites.
MIND – Body Dysmorphic Disorder
Mindinfoline:- 0300 123 3393
Help and information about BDD
The National OCD/BDD Service is a nationally and internationally renowned treatment centre dealing with severe, complex and resistant obsessive-compulsive disorder OCD) and body dysmorphic disorder BDD. You can find more in-depth information on our services, eligibility and referral process here.
The Body Dysmorphic Foundation
Our charity is dedicated to the relief of suffering from BDD. It aims to advance education and understanding of BDD. It supports research into BDD and its treatments. Whilst we are based in the UK, our reach is international and we are proud to be the only charity for BDD in the world. You’re not alone. BDD is a recognised clinical condition, and it is treatable. This website may help you find the answers to your questions.
OCD-UK works independently working with and for people with Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder, their objective is to make a positive and meaningful difference in the everyday lives of people affected by OCD by providing accessible and effective support services and by campaigning for improved access and quality treatment and care.
Helpline: 08444 775 774
Anxiety UK works to relieve and support those living with anxiety disorders by providing information, support and understanding via an extensive range of services, including 1:1 therapy. We work regularly with external agencies and healthcare professionals to improve services for those living with anxiety disorders. We also campaign to raise awareness of anxiety disorders.
No PanicHelpline: 0300 772 9844www.nopanic.org.ukAims are to aid the relief and rehabilitation of those people suffering from Panic Attacks, Phobias, Obsessive Compulsive Disorders, other related Anxiety Disorders, including Tranquilliser & Drug Withdrawal, and to provide support to sufferers and their families and or carers.
British Association for Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapies (BABCP)
The BABCP is the leading organisation for CBT in the UK; its membership includes nurses, counsellors, psychologists, psychologists and trainees, and it is the only organisation that provides accreditation for CBT therapists. The website provides listings of CBT therapists.
British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP)
Tel: 01455 883300
British Association for Counselling and PsychotherapyBACP House
15 St John's Business Park
Lutterworth LE17 4HB,
Use the website to search online for a therapist or write for a list of local practitioners, enclosing an A5 stamped addressed envelope.