Spendaholism resources

jar of money

Spendaholism, compulsive buying, compulsive shopping disorder, overspending, overshopping, shopaholism. It’s as real as alcoholism and just as destructive. It can contribute to hoarding. And it’s winked at, even grossly encouraged,…

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HURRAH, HOARDING SHOWS I LIKE!

HURRAH, HOARDING SHOWS I LIKE!!!!! I am sooooooooooooooooooo soooooooooooooooo thrilled to be able to point people to hoarding reality TV which is gentle, thoughtful, empathetic, realistic and even carefully humorous.…

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Hoarding Disorder is universal

World Globe

Hoarding Disorder is universal. The August 2021 International OCD Foundation‘s conference on hoarding forcibly reminded me when there were attendees from Kampala Uganda, Canberra Australia, Canada, New Zealand, Germany, and…

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Disenfranchised grief

I wrote about complicated grief in two recent posts: Complicated Grief, and Complicated Grief – follow-up. I just learned about a subtle, stealthy variant: disenfranchised grief, grief which can be…

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David Chislett, Creativity Activator

Alyea Sandovar, Co-Founder of the Playful Creative Summit, interviewed David Chislett, Co-Founder of the Playful Creative Summit, Creativity Activator and Weapon of Mass Creation for their 2021 edition. I’m doing…

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