What is hoarding?
From experience I can tell you it is definitely a divisive topic. What I might call hoarding another might call collecting, but while collecting is a hobby, hoarding tends to be a compulsion. For sure it is now recognized in the DSM as Hoarding Disorder. So a person might have trouble parting with some items because they have some minute sentimental value or they help trigger some pleasant memories, but then it can get out of control and they start collecting empty plastic bo