Online tool to assess the sevirity of your skin picking behaviors.Click Here...
Here you can tell your story, ask questions, and support others who have same compulsions as you do.Click Here
We publish a popular blog with news and updates on everything that has to do with skin picking and related disorders.Click Here...
Visit the info section, where you'll learn about skin picking, its symptoms, causes, treatment, similar disorders and more.Click Here
We maintain a list of treatment providers who treat compulsive picking disorders.Click Here
Visit our "Ask the Expert" page, where you will find answers (by Dr. Ted Grossbart) to commonly asked questions about skin picking.Click Here
If you're a licensed mental health professional, and you have experience in treating the excoriation disorder, this section is for you.Click Here
Methods of cognitive behavioral therapy such as Habit Reversal Training have shown to be effective in the treatment of body-focused repetitive behaviors (BFRBs) such as excoriation disorder and trichotillomania (compulsive hair pulling).
There are many different theories about the cause of excoriation disorder, and it may be possible that more than holds true as the theories are often supported by research.
This video is from Bethany, a British woman who vlogs as "Freedom, Birdie!" about vegan living and her lifelong struggle with dermatillomania.
Every person develops their own technique for handling the stress and tension that comes with daily life, but for up to 5.4% of the population, the most their response can cause permanent skin damage or disfigurement.
On the 10th September we celebrated World Suicide Prevention Day.