Spring 2015 Trauma Matters




In this issue:

  • The Role of Trauma in Hoarding Disorder

  • Self-Compassion

  • Book Review: The Body Keeps the Score by Bessel van der Kolk

  • Love Soup

  • Ask the Experts: A Conversation with Frank Putnam, M.D.









The Role of Trauma in Hoarding Disorder


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Hartl, T. L., Duffany, S. R., Allen, G. J., Steketee, G., & Frost, R. O. (2005). Relationships among compulsive hoarding, trauma, and attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder. Behaviour Research and Therapy, 43, 269-276. doi: 10.1016/j.brat.2004.02.002


Iervolino, A. C., Perroud, N., Fullana, M. A., Guipponi, M., Cherkas, L., Collier, D. A., Mataix-Cols, D. (2009).Prevalence and heritability of compulsive hoarding: A twin study. American Journal of Psychiatry, 166(10), 1156-1161. doi: 10.1176/appi.ajp.2009.08121789


Samuels, J. F., Bienvenu, O. J., Grados, M. A., Cullen, B., Riddle, M. A., Liang, K. Y., . . . Nesdadt, G. (2008). Prevalence and correlates of hoarding behavior in a community-based sample. Behaviour Research and Therapy, 46(7), 836-844. doi: 10.1016/j.brat.2008.04.004


Tolin, D. F. (2011). Understanding and treating hoarding: A biopsychosocial perspective. Journal of           Clinical Psychology, 67(5), 517-526. doi: 10.1002/jclp.20795

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