Hoarding Disorder

Publication Year: 2018

Edition: 1st Ed.

Authors/Editor: Chasson, Gregory S.; Siev, Jedidiah

Publisher: Hogrefe Publishing GmbH

ISBN: 978-0-88-937407-2

Doody's Star Rating®: Score: 98

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With this book, you'll receive hands-on, evidence-based guidance on hoarding disorder for busy professionals.

Hoarding disorder, classified as one of the obsessive-compulsive and related disorders in the DSM-5, presents particular challenges in therapeutic work, including treatment ambivalence and lack of insight of those affected. This evidence-based guide written by leading experts presents the latest knowledge on assessment and treatment of hoarding disorder. The reader gains a thorough grounding in the treatment of choice for hoarding – a specific form of CBT interweaved with psychoeducational, motivational, and harm-reduction approaches to enhance treatment outcome. Rich anecdotes and clinical pearls illuminate the science, and the book also includes information for special client groups, such as older individuals and those who hoard animals. Printable handouts help busy practitioners. This book is essential reading for clinical psychologists, psychiatrists, psychotherapists, and practitioners who work with older populations, as well as students.

Key Features:

  • Latest knowledge on the assessment and treatment of hoarding disorder
  • How to carry out the first-line treatment – CBT for hoarding disorder
  • Special sections on hoarding in older individuals and hoarding with animals
  • Tips on legal and logistical problems
  • Copyable tools for assessment and treatment


Platform: Ovid
Publisher: Hogrefe Publishing GmbH
Product Type: Book
Author/Editor: Chasson, Gregory S.; Siev, Jedidiah
ISBN: 978-0-88-937407-2
Language: English
Edition: 1st Ed.
Pages: 76
Year: 2018
Doody's Star Rating®: Score: 98


Hoarding Disorder