Inside the complicated world of hoarders


hoardHour 2

THIS IS A REBROADCAST. In their recent book, Stuff: Compulsive Hoarding and the Meaning of Things, researchers Randy O. Frost and Gail Steketee take us into the complicated physical and psychological world of hoarders. They’ve been researching and working with hoarders for twenty years and offer a range of explanations and strategies for people who struggle with excessive clutter and acquiring.

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