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International Conference

Hoarding, Health & Housing


In 2018, the World Health Organisation published a revised edition of International Classification of Diseases (ICD-11), which includes Hoarding Disorder as a distinct mental health condition.


The 'Hoarding, Health & Housing' Conference will delve into this complex condition and its related issues, and explore evidence-based treatments and interventions.

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Topics

  • Review mental health classification for Hoarding Disorder and implications for housing, health & social care.

  • Explore evidence-based treatments and interventions, including what works/doesn’t work in practice.

  • Discuss the benefits of developing a Hoarding Policy and Guidelines, and share multi-agency best practice.

  • Assessing and managing fire, safety and environmental issues relating to severely cluttered spaces.

  • People living with extreme clutter share their experiences

  • Why a person-centred approach is vital for long-term success.

Speakers


Venue

The Corn Exchange

10 New Market Rd
Edinburgh
EH14 1RJ
edinburghcornexchange.com

Programme

A full event programme will be available to download once we have "dotted the I's and crossed the T's". In the meantime, if you have any questions, please contact Linda F ay on 07841 289673 or email linda@life-pod.co.uk

Partners

Supporters

August 19, 2018
David Woods

“It’s quite tricky to let go of some stuff”

August 19, 2018

Call for taskforce as WHO terms hoarding a medical disorder for first time

April 23, 2018

Evening Times

April 23, 2018

BBC Scotland

April 23, 2018

Daily Record

April 23, 2018

Edinburgh to host UK’s first international hoarding conference

April 23, 2018

The Times

April 23, 2018

BBC News Business

April 23, 2018

Third Force News