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Courtney Rogers

on 26 April 2010

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Transcript of Hoarding

Compulsive Hoarding Disorder is a disorder in which one refuses to get rid of worthless and unused items. Items that are most often hoarded are:
Junk mail
COMPULSIVE HOARDING DISORDER... http://tlc.discovery.com/videos/hoarding-buried-alive-hoarding-ep-2-sneak-peek.html WHY DO PEOPLE HOARD?
Separation Anxiety
- They feel they cannot get rid of anything because they may need it at a later time.
Decision Making
- Avoid having to make decisions by keeping everything.
- Feel things will be worth something in the future.
- People say they will get rid of it later, but never end up doing it.

OBSESSIVE COMPULSIVE DISORDER A disorder in which a person repeatedly performs a behavior to reduce anxiety. OCD is a symptom of Compulsive Hoarding. “almost one out of every 40 people will suffer from obsessive-compulsive disorder at some time in their lives” SEPARATION ANXIETY Separation Anxiety,also knows as SAD, is a disorder in which a person is fearful or panicked to be away from something or someone. DANGERS/RISKS
Causes illnesses due to the bacteria and germs throughout the house.
Accidents are more likly to happen becasue of the clutter. Walkways are blocked and there is little room to walk around.
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