SSW Team to Present on Compulsive Hoarding at SSWR Annual Conference

Several members of the SSW community will be participating in a symposium on compulsive hoarding as part of the Society for Social Work and Research (SSWR) annual conference in Washington, DC, January 17 to 20, 2008. The symposium, Compulsive Hoarding: Psychopathology and Public Health Issues, with Assistant Professor Jordana Muroff and Nancy Morrow-Howell of Washington University in St. Louis as the discussant, includes:

Task Forces as a Community Response to Compulsive Hoarding

Christiana Bratiotis, MSW; Gail Steketee, PhD

Treatment Outcomes for Compulsive Hoarding: Pilot and Waitlist-Controlled Trials

Gail Steketee, PhD; Randy O. Frost, PhD; David Tolin, PhD; Cristina M. Sorrentino, PhD; Christiana Bratiotis, MSW; Amanda Gibson, MA; Jessica Rasmussen, MA

Group Cognitive and Behavioral Treatment (CBT) for Compulsive Hoarding: Processes and Outcomes

Cristina M. Sorrentino, PhD; Jordana Muroff, PhD, MSW; Christiana Bratiotis, MSW; Terrence O. Lewis, MSW; Gail Steketee, PhD

Delivery of Internet Treatment for Compulsive Hoarding (D.I.T.C.H.): Member Versus Waitlist Comparison

Jordana Muroff, Phd, MSW; Gail Steketee, PhD; Joseph Himle, PhD; Randy O. Frost, PhD

For more information, please contact Dr. Muroff at