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FSoS Janet Yeats talks to MPR about hoarding

Janet YeatsDepartment of Family Social Science doctoral candidate Janet Yeats talked with Cathy Wurzer on MPR's Morning Edition, February 25th to discuss the impact of hoarding in Minnesota. Yeats is a co-founder of The Hoarding Project, and the President of the Minnesota Hoarding Task Force which was started because a larger community response is needed in Minnesota.
Hoarding impacts over 100,000 people in this state. Yeats discusses the line between collecting and hoarding, as well as the triggers for hoarding and how to treat those triggers.
Listen to the discussion at MPR News.

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