OCD Treatment: As Good As It Gets?

 Fortunately, during my grad school training at Duke, instructors and supervisors emphasized the importance of asking, for each form of mental illness: which of the hundreds of possible treatments for this disorder is most strongly supported by the research evidence?For OCD, this is a no-brainer: a form of behavior therapy called exposure and ritual prevention has outperformed other treatments (including meds) in virtually every relevant outcome trial ever published.