Michael A. Tompkins, PhD, ABPP is a licensed psychologist and board certified in Behavioral and Cognitive Psychology. He is co-director of the San Francisco Bay Area Center for Cognitive Therapy, a faculty member of the Beck Institute for Cognitive and Behavior Therapy, and a diplomat of the Academy of Cognitive and Behavioral Therapies.
He is the author or co-author of numerous articles and chapters on cognitive-behavior therapy and related topics, as well as fifteen books, including Digging Out: Helping Your Loved One Manage Cutter, Hoarding, and Compulsive Acquiring (with Tamara L. Hartl) (New Harbinger, 2009) and Clinician’s Guide to Severe Hoarding: A Harm Reduction Approach (Springer, 2014).
The Mental Health Association of San Francisco awarded him the 2013 Lifetime Achievement Award for his contribution to the understanding of hoarding and cluttering.
Dr. Tompkins has presented nationally and internationally on cognitive-behavior therapy and hoarding, particularly on the topic of managing hoarding behaviors through a harm reduction approach.
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