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Here you'll find clutter and hoarding-related news and updates that may be helpful, including featured experts, research, events, groups, and resources.

March 25, 2020

Now that the DSM lists severe hoarding as a disorder apart from OCD, psychologists are asking what explains its prevalence. Click to read What's Causing the Rise of Hoarding Disorder?

February 6, 2020

In 2019, there were multiple fire deaths in San Antonio, Texas that were attributed to hoarding. This radio interview explores hoarding disorder and how it is diagnosed. Click to listen to Dr. Carolyn Rodriguez, director of the Hoarding Disorders Res...

January 6, 2020

This one hour documentary examines hoarding, addressing the key questions: When does clutter become hoarding? Are hoarded homes dangerous? Why can't people just clean out their houses? How can someone who hoards get the right kind of help to stop? Th...

Ambivalence is a commonly present feature in hoarding disorder. Read about how clinicians work with client ambivalence and what signs to look for of ambivalence in persons who hoard. Click here to read Recognizing Ambivalence When Treating Hoarding D...

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