Body Dysmorphic Disorder or BDD:
Individuals with BDD have an intense proccupation with a minor or imagined defect in their appearance. Their concern about this “defect” is excessive and can often cause significant emotional distress and impairment in social, occupational, or other important areas of functioning.
If this seems to describe what you or your loved one is experiencing, do not hesitate to reach out to us here at the Cognitive Behavior Therapy Center of SoCal. We can help!