The Silent Epidemic: OCD and a World in Crisis
By Abby Chitty
This is my most recent documentary, made in lockdown.
It explores the impact of global crises on sufferers of Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder.
OCD affects between 1-2% of the UK population but is still widely misunderstood as an illness.
My name is Abby Chitty and I am a freelance journalist. I recently graduated from City University with a master's in television journalism.
My areas of interest are news journalism and documentary-making.
I have posted pieces of my work throughout my journalism career on this website.