Living with OCD - Episode 16

Self-Mutilation - Part 2


In this episode Julie and Andy continue their discussion on Self-mutilation and specifically cutting. Julie talks more about her cycles of attachment throughout her life and the people that she bonded with in one way or another. The characteristics of the cutter is explored and talked about in relation to how Julie exhibits these characteristics in one way or another. The end the show on the topic of nature vs. nurture and whether cutting emerges as a result of a person's predisposition to mental illness or whether it results solely from a person's environment and upbringing. Cutters feel alone. People with OCD feel alone and ultimately this show's goal is to make each of us realize that we don't have to be alone.