With COVID and its associated stresses, many people have been struggling with their skin picking. The Skin Picking Support facebook group was created to help serve the influx of individuals looking for online support through monthly meetings during the second wave of the pandemic.
With many peer support groups transitioning to online venues, these organizations hold meetings for people with excoriation disorder and other body-focused repetitive behaviors (BFRBs):
Independent groups offering online meetings include:
Support is available across the world. If you’re looking for a therapist trained in BFRB treatment, click here to find a professional in your area. During these trying times, please know you aren’t alone.