About the Organization

Picking Me advocates Mental Health awareness and acceptance for Body Focused Repetitive Behaviors-such as Dermatillomania aka Skin Picking Disorder-for sufferers, supporters, & educational communities alike, encouraging individuals to take control back from the OCD related disorder by sharing why they are #PickingMe over their BFRB.

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Picking Me started with Lauren’s Journey from silent sufferer to adamant advocate.


3 Percent

3% of the global population has dermatilomania (skin picking disorder).


2 out of 50

2/50 globally suffer from a BFRB.

Choose Yourself

Living with mental illness often feels lonely, even if it doesn't appear that way. The more we share with one another, the less singled-out we become. Choose yourself over the disorder that chose you.

Lauren McKeaney CEO & Founder

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