Pulling Hair…A Real Disorder?

Have you ever heard of trichotillomania or hair pulling disorder? While it isn’t a rare mental illness (apparently over 1% of Americans live with this disorder), most people aren’t aware of it or other body-focused repetitive behaviours. (BFRBs) According to the Canadian BFRB Support Network, trichotillomania is “the compulsive urge to pull out hair from […] via One Woman’s Story With Trichotillomania, The Hair-Pulling Disorder — Slay Girl Society Continue reading Pulling Hair…A Real Disorder?