In this month’s #OCDchat on Twitter, Randy Frost, PhD, will be joining us to answer your questions about Hoarding Disorder. To join us, simply log on to Twitter at 8pm ET on Monday, March 18th, and use the hashtag “#OCDchat” to find the chat and ask questions. For more detailed instructions on how to participate, click here.
Dr. Frost received his PhD from the University of Kansas in 1977 and is currently the Harold and Elsa Siipola Israel Professor of Psychology at Smith College. He is an internationally recognized expert on Obsessive Compulsive Disorder and hoarding and has published more than 130 scientific articles and book chapters on these topics. Dr. Frost serves on the Scientific Advisory Board of the International OCD Foundation. He has co-authored several books on hoarding including “Compulsive Hoarding and Acquiring: Therapist Guide” and an accompanying workbook as well as “Buried in Treasures: Help for Compulsive Acquiring, Saving, and Hoarding“. His work has been funded by the IOCDF and NIMH. He has served as consultant to several communities in setting up task forces to deal with the problem of compulsive hoarding. His newest book, Stuff: Compulsive Hoarding and the Meaning of Things, was published in 2010. See some of his videos here.
The IOCDF hosts Twitter chats on the 3rd Monday of every month, featuring different guest experts and topics each month. To learn more, click here.