Hoarding Disorder – Severe Hoarding Study

Description

 

Researchers are conducting a study to learn more about people with severe hoarding behaviors and their family members.

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Study Design

Participation involves 5-10 hours of patient time over 2 or 3 visits

Principal Investigators

Carol A. Mathews, MD

Participant Requirements

Inclusion criteria:

  • 18 years or older
  • Have severe compulsive hoarding symptoms
  • Have at least one blood degree relative available to participate

Exclusion criteria:

  • Diagnosis of: schizophrenia, mental retardation, known dementia or any acute condition known to affect executive functioning
  • No living blood relatives

Payment

 Up to $200 plus parking 

Contact Info

Ofilio Vigil - Contact Information
Ofilio.Vigil@ucsf.edu

 

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