Rita opened up a few dysfunction she has battled with since she was simply three years outdated. The actress appeared on Lorraine and mentioned: “From the age of about three I used to be, I assume you’d name me a ‘worrier’.
“I used to have obsessive compulsive behaviours, however I didn’t realise till I used to be older that’s what it was. Lots of people with OCD have a factor that they fear about, mine was that everybody was going to die.
“I’d stroll round with my grandparents’ handle in my again pocket on a regular basis, in case all people died. I’d do rituals and all kinds of issues, so as to cease them dying.” After an incident as a teen, Rita’s mum suggested her to get assist. The turning level got here when the mother-of-two was 14, and she or he received caught checking the mirror.
She defined: “Once I was 14 I received caught checking the mirror, for I do not understand how lengthy, however my mum discovered me in a heap hyper-ventilating as a result of I simply needed to get out of this mirror.
“And she or he mentioned ‘Okay, I believe we have to get some assist for you,’ and we went and noticed a Professor of Psychology, who to today, I nonetheless communicate to repeatedly.”
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