When Stuff Takes Over
What compels hoarders to save every newspaper, cardboard box, and item of clothing? Gail Steketee, a [...]professor of psychology and dean of the School of Social Work, has been studying hoarding for 15 years and is the coauthor of three books on the subject. Her most recent, written with Randy Frost, a professor of psychology at Smith College, is "Stuff: Compulsive Hoarding and the Meaning of Things."
The Psychology In Seattle Podcast. Dr. Kirk Honda talks with Dr. Jennifer Sampson about hoarding disorder. Music by Bread Knife Incident. Jan 25, 2016. Please become a patron of our podcast on our Patreon page! Click here to become a patron: https://www.patreon.com/PsychologyInSeattle
Why People Hoard with Julie Pike, PhD
__________________________________ While television shows about hoarding are quite popular and the term has now been embedded into our general lexicon, there is still a lot about hoarding disorder that is not well understood. Hoarding disorder is complex, difficult to treat and causes a lot of pain and suffering for people who have it and their loved ones. Our guest is Julie Pike, PhD, a clinical psychologist in private practice who treats people with hoarding disorder. She has appeared on the Discovery/TLC show, “Hoarding: Buried Alive.” She helps explain more about hoarding disorder, what treatment options are available and how people can take the first steps to clearing the clutter. --- The American Psychological Association is the leading scientific and professional organization representing psychology in the United States, with more than 118,000 researchers, educators, clinicians, consultants and students as its members. To learn more about APA visit http://www.apa.org Follow APA on social media: Facebook https://www.facebook.com/AmericanPsychologicalAssociation/ Twitter https://twitter.com/apa LinkedIn https://www.linkedin.com/company/american-psychological-association/
Hoarding As A Mental Health Issue | Ceci Garrett | TEDxSpokane
It is not just about getting rid of stuff! Hoarding is a mental health illness and care needs to be taken when addressing the hoarding behavior. Ceci Garrett is the founder and Executive Director of Lightening the Load, a ministry that works to connect those in the Spokane area with resources and hope as they unclutter their homes, lives, and relationships. Her work to raise awareness about the effects hoarding disorder has on the family and the community stems from her personal experiences growing up with a hoarding parent. Ceci received her Bachelor’s in Psychology from Liberty University and recently began offering in-home clutter coaching through her business, Hoarding Consultants Northwest. This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at http://ted.com/tedx
From Clutter to Clarity | Kerry Thomas | TEDxAshburn
Clutter is not just “stuff.” Clutter can be physical, digital, mental, emotional or spiritual, and each type can be overwhelming. Learn the number one cause of clutter in any area of your life, and how to bust through for lasting results. Kerry Thomas attended the University of Florida where she received her Bachelor's and Master’s degrees in Special Education. After teaching for eight years, a career change brought her to Professional Organizing, and Conquer the Chaos, LLC was launched in 2007. After years of organizing "a little of everything" from closets to kitchens to offices to garages to classrooms, Kerry decided to further combine her two passions (teaching and organizing) and specialize in helping small business owners with ADD create and maintain order in the midst of their disorder. Kerry completed a rigorous training program, and is now a Certified Productive Environment Specialist™. This certification adds another dimension to her organizing and productivity consulting services. Kerry enjoys helping others find the peace of mind and increased productivity that come from and organized workspace. This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at http://ted.com/tedx
What It's Like Having a Hoarder Parent | Minimalism Series
This video became a bit emotionally for me, sorry for that. It's not something talked about very often so leave your story or share your experience with someone who hoards down below. R E A L W I T H L E S S https://goo.gl/rkuzA3 F I L M I N G G E A R: kit.com/JanellKristina I N S T A G R A M @janellkristina https://goo.gl/mPQlhT W A T C H M O R E F R O M M E Solo Road Trip Ireland With Me: https://youtu.be/2VtTs8IvJZk Is your fantasy self toxic? https://youtu.be/3ADn0UNCcmU DIY Floral Art in my background: https://youtu.be/yg0U5ZrPlxQ My cute dwarf hamster: https://youtu.be/nutTD7W0xII Minimalist Studio Apartment Tour: https://youtu.be/ACzz-G8FUf0 M I N I M A L I S M T O M E For my current lifestyle, it’s to only own things I love and need + have everything I own fit in my car (minus my couch and mattress) so I can move easily.