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October 19, 2012

161 South Beech Street, Manchester, NH 03103
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Professional Work with Hoarders

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On October 19, the NH Coalition to End Homelessness will host a training on how to facilitate effective communication with individuals who have clinical issues with hoarding.  As a pivotal source of support for individuals with a hoarding disorder, it is essential that providers understand hoarding behaviors, successful means of offering support and appropriate methods for affecting change.


  • Hoarding behavior and its influences
  • Assessment & intervention for compulsive hoarders
  • Coping with resistance & strong emotions
  • Developing an alliance & enhancing motivation
  • Applying a harm reduction model
  • Task force/work teams: It takes a village
  • Barriers to interventions, or tools of the trade

Who Should Attend:

  • Community and family service agencies
  • Public health workers
  • Social workers
  • Staff in the mental health or health field
  • Housing, homelessness programs & tenant relations managers
  • Veteran services programs
  • Nursing care professionals
  • Agency trainers

This training had been approved for the following continuing education credits:

  • 3.5 NASW Category I continuing education credits for licensure.  NASW authorization number 2932.
  • 3.5 LADC hours in the Categories of Competency 3, 4, 5, 6, and 7 and in the Performance Domains I, II, III, and IV.