Table Tag: Sin

  • Understanding Fear of Sin (Scrupulosity) in OCD

    Understanding Fear of Sin (Scrupulosity) in OCD

    What is Scrupulosity? Scrupulosity is a subtype of Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD) characterized by an overwhelming concern with morality, sin, and religious purity. Individuals with scrupulosity often experience intrusive thoughts about committing sins, offending God, or failing to adhere to religious practices. These intrusive thoughts lead to compulsive behaviors aimed at reducing anxiety or seeking reassurance.…