From: The Trichotillomania Learning Center. (18.104.22.168)
In Reply to: question to stylists: trichotillomania? posted by anonymous on January 24, 2007 at 10:54 am:
The Trichotillomania Learning Center (TLC) is a non-profit resource for compulsive hair-pullers & skin-pickers, their families and friends, medical and mental health professionals, and others interested in learning about this often-misunderstood disorder. We hope that you will find our website helpful in answering many of your questions. We encourage you to contact TLC by phone or mail if you need information or support not found on this site.
In a world of anonymous internet Information , TLC is a resource you can trust. Since 1990, we have worked closely with the world's leading researchers and treatment providers to create reliable and comprehensive information about trichotillomania. TLC is the only organization devoted to expanding knowledge about trichotillomania and repetitive body-focused disorders, such as skin-picking.
Many compulsive hair-pullers feel shame in reaching out for help. TLC offers confidential Information and referrals to caring professionals and support groups. Our caring staff is available to answer questions -- or just listen -- at 831-457-1004. We urge you to support TLC's ongoing work by becoming a Member.