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HowardB

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Review for International Paruresis Association, Inc., Catonsville, MD, USA

Rating: 4 stars  

Having endured many years coping with paruresis I have been really pleased to learn and share more with others. Although I still have some difficulty dealing with it, I have improved and understand it much more.

Would you volunteer for this group again?

Definitely

For the time you spent, how much of an impact did you feel your work or activity had?

A lot

Did the organization use your time wisely?

Very Well

Would you recommend this group to a friend?

Definitely

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2012

Role:  Volunteer
 

Review for International Paruresis Association, Inc., Catonsville, MD, USA

Rating: 4 stars  

Paruresis has been part of my life for more than 30 years affecting my quality of life. Only when I found IPA online did I realize that so many others experienced the same problem .

By reading a book obtained through IPA I began to understand this condition. Then I attended an IPA workshop and began to make some progress. Improvement is slow but definite and I am now optimistic that I can overcome much of the aversion that I have to public washrooms.

I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...

I am now much more able to use washrooms outside my residence.

If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...

INcrase number of workshops

Role:  Client Served & helping to organize support group meetings.