Briefly describe OCD and the difference between obsessions and compulsions

2.) Briefly describe OCD and the difference between obsessions and compulsions. Briefly explain the four major types of obsessions and compulsions using examples.

Instructions: This assignment is intended to allow students to demonstrate and deepen their knowledge of topics related to Abnormal Psychology. To complete this assignment, you will write a brief, 500-word essay in response to one of the prompts outlined below. In addition to meeting the 500-word requirement, you will be graded based on the thoughtfulness and accuracy of your response. Papers should include a thorough discussion of your chosen prompt and, when appropriate, should include references to the required text and/or a reputable, peer-reviewed journal. Students may also find it helpful to use examples to help clarify their points while writing this essay, but personal examples should be avoided if possible. Direct quotes are NOT to be used and points will be deducted for doing so. Effort needs to be made to put the necessary information in your own words.