Randy Frost and Gail Steketee use this photo-illustration to demonstrate how extreme hoarding can take over spaces designed for other purposes.
Oxford University Press
May 5, 2010 When does collecting cross the line and become a disorder? And why do some people save every newspaper? Researchers Randy Frost and Gail Steketee examine compulsive hoarders in their new book, Stuff — and explain what we know about the causes of and treatments for the compulsive disorder.
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