Maudsley Obsessional Compulsive inventory (MOCI)

Instructions: Please answer each question by putting a circle around the “True” or the “False” following the question.
1. I avoid using public telephone because of possible contamination True False
2. I frequently get nasty thoughts and have difficulty getting rid of them True False
3. I am more concerned than most people about honesty True False
4. I am often late because I can’t seem to get through everything on time True False
5. I don’t worry unduly about contamination if I touch an animal True False
6. I frequently have to check things (eg. gas or water taps‚ doors etc) several times True False
7. I have a very strict conscience True False
8. I find that almost every day I am upset by unpleasant thoughts that come into my mind against my will True False
9. I do not worry unduly if I accidentally bump into somebody True False
10. I usually have serious doubts about the simple everyday things I do True False
11. Neither of my parent was very strict during my childhood True False
12. I tend to get behind in my work because I repeat things over and over again True False
13. I use an average amount of soap True False
14. Some numbers are extremely unlucky True False
15.I do not check letters over and over again before posting them True False
16. I do not take a long time to dress in the morning True False
17. I am not excessively concerned about cleanliness True False
18. One of my major problems is that I pay too much attention to detail True False
19. I can use well-kept toilets without any hesitation True False
20. My major problem is repeated checking True False
21. I am not unduly concerned about germs and diseases True False
22. I do not tend to check things more than once True False
23. I do not stick to a very strict routine when doing ordinary things True False
24. My hands do not feel dirty after touching money True False
25. I do not usually count when doing a routine task True False
26. I take a rather long time to complete my washing in the morning True False
27. I do not use a great deal of antiseptics True False
28. I spend a lot of time every day checking things over and over again True False
29. Hanging and folding my clothes at night does not take a long time True False
30. Even when I do something very carefully I often feel that it is not right True False

Hodgson‚ R. J.‚ & Rachman‚ S. (1977). Obsessional-compulsive complaints. Behaviour Research and Therapy‚ 15(5)‚ 389-395 Description:

Sub-scales: Checking compulsions‚ Washing/cleaning compulsions‚ Slowness‚ Doubting