Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) is an emotional disorder where the student is bothered by thoughts that produce uneasiness, apprehension, fear, or worry. Students may have repetitive behaviors aimed at reducing anxiety, or by a combination of such thoughts and behavior. The following article gives advice on managing students with disabilities, stressing the importance of understanding the impressionability of students and how to monitor one's own behavior as a teacher.

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OCD Education Station. Web. 30 Nov. 2010. <http://www.ocdeducationstation.org/role-of-school-personnel/managing-ocd-in-the-classroom/>.