OCD Camp w/t (2 x 60′) – Follows six British teens and young adults living with OCD as they embark on a unique, life changing week-long treatment course in the USA. The series documents their incredible journey to the Blue Compass OCD camp near Seattle, where course leaders use exposure therapy to enable their participants to confront their fears, with a specially-designed outward bound programme of climbing, trekking and rafting. Taking the group into a remote environment and out of their personal comfort zone will provide a rare insight into the condition and how direct treatments are used to start to manage the condition. While medical experts accept that OCD is currently incurable, the American team claim a high success rate, transforming the lives of lives of everyone who takes part.
Producer: Watershed TV
Source: BBC press release