Hoarding Support Group
Jul 8 in Hoarding
I am divorcing a hoarder. I want to start by saying I have a lot of sympathy for, and offer my best wishes to, anyone here who is trying to deal with a hoarding problem. It takes a lot of courage to admit that it's a real, serious problem, to take ac...
Nov 26 in Hoarding
I was posting to answer the person looking for face to face support groups. They really can show you you are NOT alone, and there are other people with similar problems, who understand. ClutterLess is a volunteer self help support group. Our group me...
Nov 22 in Hoarding
How do you know when it's hoarding? I am sitting here with piles and piles of papers and books everywhere. I cannot seem to throw away a single magazine even when I've read them already. And I have SO MUCH mail that I haven't gone through yet in bags...
Nov 24 in Depression, Family, Hoarding
Several years ago, while recovering from a nasty bout of the flu, my wife went shopping. She ran into a friend of mine who inquired of me. She told him I was sick in bed for the last few days and unable to even go to work. When they said their good-b...
Nov 22 in Hoarding
Deeclutter here: first time post. A guy near retirement age, have saved far too much stuff for far too long. My situation looks a lot like Richard Z's posting. My car and desk overfloweth. Located in New England, wish there were face to face m...
Oct 27 in Hoarding
I think I'm a hoarder! Definitely I have organization issues. Things pile up on my desk, on the seat of my truck, in the back of my truck. When I clean up, stuff just gets moved around, I seem to see the value in lots of stuff. Stuff left over at wor...
Nov 20 in Hoarding
Today I took what I am calling the 2nd step into my recovery, setting the appointment to get help. For the past month, I have done a lot of self reflection, and I have finally after about 19 years (I'm only 25) come to terms with the fact that I hav...
Nov 14 in Hoarding
I'm really not sure where I fall on the hoarder spectrum buy I will say I tend to add sentimental value to everything it seems but I am able to get rid a lot.I have serve depression recently diagnosed as bipolar and my room looks like a tornado ran t...
Oct 31 in Hoarding
First time here. Live in okc. Struggling to find mental health professionals that understand.