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Deborah's Latest Blogs

Jan.20.2014 - 10:31 pm
I believe it’s been two months since I made an entry here. There are several reasons. One is that life happens: there was a vacation, followed immediately by Christmas and New...
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Nov.14.2013 - 9:27 pm
Hoarding Disorder - part 2 Briefly, here are some of the tips I ran across in my reading. You can make early progress without too much distress by grouping things. Start gathering...
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Oct.19.2013 - 9:36 pm
I promised an overview of the “new” DSM 5 disorder, which has just come out from under the umbrella of a mere OCD symptom. There is a connection between them - about 25-30% of...
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Sep.25.2013 - 6:05 pm
First, let me give you the good news: the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) has just released a toolkit that explains how the new Health Insurance...
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Comments from Deborah

Jul.03.2011 - 9:36 pm
In response to: Who’s doing the driving? Part I
Thanks, Margo and Sue. I love writing and talking on this subject, and if you find any other blogs dealing with it, I'...
May.19.2011 - 12:37 pm
In response to: Don't Fall For This
Hi, Susan. Thanks for the comment! I sometimes read your blog as well. Yes, I am aware that this is a systemic abuse;...
Mar.05.2011 - 6:01 pm
In response to: Surviving Suicidal Depression, part two
...it's fun to hear from you. I hadn't posted to this site in ages because of difficulties (apparently with the...