Picking Me Foundation BFRB Support Group

Support Group
Contact: Lauren McKeaney
770 N. LaSalle Drive
Chicago, Illinois 60654

Meeting Information:

Venue: Room 410
Meeting day and time: 1st and 3rd Tuesday of Every Month
Open To: Individuals with Trichotillomania and Dermatillomania aka Skin Picking Disorder
Fee: Suggested Donation

This group is led by Lauren McKeaney, a Skin Picking Disorder Specialist whose 26 years with dermatillomania turned her from silent sufferer to adamant advocate and founder of the Picking Me Foundation. BFRB Support group will focus on listening to our experiences with the disorders, worksheets based on ACT/HRT/CBT/Perfectionism, sharing medical BFRB updates, practicing keeping our fingers busy and off our bodies with fidget toys, creating and maintaining hair pulling/ skin picking logs, tips on how to share about BFRBs with loved ones, co-workers, schools, and more! Please email Lauren@pickingme.org if interested.