Randy Frost has a Ph.D. in clinical psychology and teaches Abnormal Psychology at Smith College. His research interests have to do with anxiety disorders generally and obsessive compulsive disorders specifically. Randy has a series of ongoing studies of perfectionism and its relation to problems in living and on hoarding behavior, a variant of obsessive compulsive disorder. In 2006, he completed two books on compulsive hoarding: A therapist manual titled Compulsive Hoarding and Acquiring: Therapist Guide and Workbook, and self-help book Buried in Treasures: Help for Compulsive Acquiring, Saving, and Hoarding.
Filling in for George Noory, Ian Punnett welcomed psychology professor Randy Frost, Ph.D., who discussed his research into compulsive hoarding. The latter half of the program featured Open Lines.More » Host: Ian Punnett