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What is the TLC Foundation for BFRBs?

Inspiring Hope. Empowering Healing. Stronger Together.

Founded in 1991, The TLC Foundation for Body-Focused Repetitive Behaviors is a health-related human services organization dedicated to supporting the 1-in-20 individuals experiencing body-focused repetitive behaviors (BFRBs) through advocacy, awareness, connection, health education, celebration, and equitable access to effective evidence-based treatments.

Heart is at the center of everything we do – please join us to achieve our vision of a world where:

  • Body-Focused Repetitive Behaviors (BFRBs) are diagnosed quickly.
  • Body-Focused Repetitive Behaviors are widely known and understood in the general community.
  • BFRBs are not a source of shame.
  • Isolation is lessened.
  • Equitable, effective treatment is available to all people experiencing BFRBs.
  • Health education information and resources are readily available to people experiencing BFRBs and their families.