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obsession

Psychiatry a persistent idea or impulse that continually forces its way into consciousness, often associated with anxiety and mental illness

obsession

[əb′sesh·ən]
(psychology)
Persistence of or anxious preoccupation with an idea or emotion recognized as unreasonable by the individual.
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It's being made by Tri-Hard Films: a team of three talents from the region made up of TV scriptwriter Debbie Owen, who has worked on Casualty; director and actor Daymon Britton, whose CV includes film School for Seduction and TV's Wire in the Blood, which starred his uncle, Robson Green; We simply right actress and producer Morgan Stephenson, who is also making his acting debut in Obsession.
While for the Best Bureaucrat category, Lili Simanjuntak from OMG was handed over at the 2019 Obsession Awards award night on Wednesday (03/06/2019).
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The award was handed over by Marketing Director of Obsession Media Group Iwan Lubis to Irna Narulita during the event of Anugerah Obsession Awards and Women's Obsession Awards 2018, attended by Minister of Communication and Informatics Rudiantara, Minister of Villages, Disadvantaged Regions and Transmigration Eko Sandjojo in Bali Room Hotel Kempinski Jakarta, on Thursday (3/22).
Common compulsions include excessive cleaning, checking, repeatedly touching, counting, arranging and ordering, hoarding, ritualistic behaviours that lessen the chances of provoking an obsession (for example, putting all sharp objects out of sight).
Tracey says her obsession started after her late husband, Simon, gave her the book Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire.
"Lonely Obsession," written by James Bourdeau, follows the storyline of Julia, a junior attorney working at Boyles and Associates.
In "Craft Obsession: The Social Rhetorics of Beer", Jeff Rice (a craft beer enthusiast and a Professor of Writing, Rhetoric, and Digital Studies at the University of Kentucky) uses craft beer as a case study to demonstrate how social media platforms such as Facebook and Twitter function to shape stories about craft.
In both situations, it pays to wear a good spring pattern like Mossy Oak's new Obsession camo, which is built on a background of mottled tree bark (inspired by the company's Bottomland pattern), and features dramatically bigger limbs, leaves, bark, branches and other digitally enhanced natural elements, as well as shadowing and color tones from the original Obsession pattern.
Body of Truth: How Science, History, and Culture Drive Our Obsession With Weight -- and What We Can Do About It
ART OBSESSION can add his name to a long roll of honour by landing the bookies.com Carlisle Bell at the Cumbrian venue.