Journals Higher Education



Published: 15 November 2013

224 Pages

7 x 10 inches

ISBN: 9780199329250

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Buried in Treasures

Help for Compulsive Acquiring, Saving, and Hoarding

Second Edition

David Tolin, Randy O. Frost, and Gail Steketee

  • Self-assessments to determine the severity of the problem
  • Tips and tools for organizing your possessions and filing papers
  • Strategies for changing unhelpful beliefs about your possessions
  • Behavioral experiments to reduce your fear of discarding and not acquiring
  • Suitable for not only those who suffer from hoarding disorder, but also for their family and friends

New to this Edition:

  • Fully updated throughout with recent research on the nature of hoarding and the new DSM-5 diagnostic criteria for Hoarding Disorder
  • Includes new information about how brain processes influence hoarding behavior
  • Features new insights about why it's difficult to control hoarding and new tips for how to beat it

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