Individuals with ADHD are prone to disorganization and clutter due to various factors. Studies on individuals with hoarding disorder show a high rate of ADHD. This webinar will discuss the differences between clutter and hoarding, as well as ADHD-specific risk factors for both. Organizational strategies and treatment interventions will be reviewed.
- Identify the definitions of clutter and DSM-V criteria for Hoarding Disorder
- Cite the ADHD=specific risk factors for developing clutter problems or Hoarding Disorder
- Identify organizational strategies and treatment interventions for clutter and Hoarding Disorder
Who: Roberto Olivardia, Ph.D.
Dr. Roberto Olivardia is a Lecturer in the Department of Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School and maintains a private practice in Lexington, MA, where he specializes in the treatment of ADHD, executive functioning issues, and issues that face students with dyslexia. He is also a recognized expert in the treatment of body dysmorphic disorder (BDD), eating disorders and obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD). He is on the Professional Advisory Boards for ADDA, CHADD, serves on the Scientific Advisory Board for ADDitude and is a Featured Expert for Understood.