The psychology of hoarding
When does an individual go from being a "pack rat" to a compulsive hoarder? And why, for some people, is getting rid of "stuff" so difficult that it overwhelms them? Midmorning examines how and why people become compulsive hoarders.
- Randy Frost: Professor of psychology and co-author of "Stuff: Compulsive Hoarding and the Meaning of Things."
- Renae Reinardy: Licensed clinical psychologist and director of Lakeside Center for Behavioral Change. She has appeared on A&E TV's "hoarders."
- About Randy Frost
- About Renae Reinardy
- OCD Twin Cities
- International OCD Foundation
- Children of Hoarders