Interview with Christina Pearson

Here I’ve included three video excerpts from a full interview I did recently with Christina Pearson, the visionary who 25 years ago started the Trichotillomania Learning Center (now the TLC Foundation for BFRBs) and more recently the Heart and Soul Academy for BFRBs, where she teaches mindfulness-based impulse reduction courses for those struggling with body-focused…

Join me at this healing retreat for skin picking, hair pulling and other BFRB’s

I would love to meet you in Colorado this September for this one-of-a-kind event, Christina Pearson’s annual retreat for those living with skin picking, hair pulling and related behaviors. Christina is the founder of the Trichotillomania Learning Center (TLC) and grew that organization as its director to bring into the world scientific research, public awareness,…

Beyond acceptance. Learning to love ourselves and the things (like skin picking) that we don’t love.

Someone in my writing group gave me a far-out book to read. Called The Afterlife of Billy Fingers: How my Bad-Boy Brother Proved to Me There’s Life After Death, it was fascinating and beautiful and prodded me to think about things in a different way. The book was written by a woman whose older brother…