Resources/Links

Hoarding/Excessive Clutter:

www.masshousingrental.com/hoarding  resources, protocols, tools, and information

http://forprofessionals.800ageinfo.com/2013/03/care-guide-for-hoarding.html#more   best practice guide for working with people who hoard, Committee for Best Practice Policies, MA Executive Office of Elder Affairs

www.childrenofhoarders.com   Children of people who hoard- support, information and resources

www.squalorsurvivors.com   When it’s more than hoarding- Squalor

www.ocfoundation.org/hoarding    Obsessive Compulsive Disorder Foundation

Seasoned and Smart, Laurie Grant discussing Hoarding

 

Buried in Treasure: Help for Compulsive Acquiring, Saving, and Hoarding. David Tolin,Randy Frost, and Gail Steketee. Oxford University Press (2007)

Compulsive Hoarding and Acquiring: Workbook (Treatments that Work). Gail Steketee and Randy Frost. Oxford University Press (2007)

Compulsive Hoarding and Acquiring: Therapist Guide (Treatments that Work). Gail Steketee and Randy Frost. Oxford University Press (2007)

Digging Out: Helping Your Loved One Manage Clutter, Hoarding, and Compulsive Acquiring. Michael Thompkins and Tamara Hartl. New Harbinger Publications (2009)

 The Hoarding Handbook: A Guide for Human Service Professionals. Bratiotis, et al.Oxford University Press (2011)

Stuff: Compulsive Hoarding and the Meaning of Things. Randy Frost and Gail Steketee.Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (2010)

Obsessive Compulsive Disorder:

OCD Foundation

Books:

OCD Workbook, Bruce M. Hyman Ph.D LCSW

Rewind, Replay, Repeat: A Memoir of OCD   Jeff Bell

Getting Control   Lee Baer, Ph.D

Stop Obsessing Edna Foa

Mindfulness Workbook for OCD Jon Hershfield Tom Corboy

Overcoming Obsessive Thoughts Christine Purdon David Clark

 

Interesting Reads for All:

The Gifts of Imperfection Brene Brown

Thought it was Just Me   Brene Brown

Feminist Perspectives for Social Work Practice. Women in the 21st Century, Mokoro, Shannon and Grant, Laurie