Hoarding: The First Steps to RecoveryThursday October 17thPresented by Dr. Andrea Umbach, psychologist at Southeast Psych and Founder of the Charlotte Anxiety Consortium (www.drandreaumbach.com)Simplicity Organizers observed the extreme emotional, psychological, financial, and mental effects of a diagnosed hoarder when they worked on the television show Hoarders, hosted by A&E. Hoarding stories are often fascinating to listen to or watch on television, however when you or a close friend is struggling with hoarding, you experience first hand the devastating effects. This session is appropriate for anyone who would like to better understand the serious impact of hoarding. Dr. Andrea Umbach, who specializes in the treatment of hoarding and anxiety disorders, is passionate about assisting others in their quest toward improved functioning by learning new skills and making positive changes in one’s life.
Cost:$25 per person if you register on-line, $30 at the door.
Each attendee is encouraged to bring gently worn clothing donation items.
What to bring: A salad topping to share.
Free for all Junior League members who register on-line.*Junior League Members, Click Here to Register
Other Events in the 2013 Lunch and Learn Series:Click here to read the full description of each series event. Thursday, November 14th
Organizing for the Holidays
Presented by Anne Steppe, Simplicity Organizer
Hoarding: The First Steps to Recovery 25.00 Lunch and Learn Ticket 25.00