As documented in many television shows, people with hoarding disorder amass large amounts of possessions over time, despite the fact these items often have little or no value. The condition is also characterized by experiencing a significant amount of stress at the thought of discarding accumulated items. In most cases, hoarding disorder has an adverse effect on a person’s mental health, work and relationships.

If you or someone you know has a hoarding disorder, the related topics below can provide more information about signs, symptoms and treatment.

Hoarding Related Topics