OHIO – Oh Heck I Object

OHIO, Only Handle It Once, is a golden rule among Organizers. It’s meant to teach our clients how to forestall “churning” – a word I dislike intensely! Churning – I…

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HURRAH, HOARDING SHOWS I LIKE!

HURRAH, HOARDING SHOWS I LIKE!!!!! I am sooooooooooooooooooo soooooooooooooooo thrilled to be able to point people to hoarding reality TV which is gentle, thoughtful, empathetic, realistic and even carefully humorous.…

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I am not a diagnostician

I’ve taken classes on hoarding cleaning-out techniques. I work with people in treatment for ADD. I work with people in treatment for OCD. I’ve worked with people suffering from dementia.…

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Hoarding Disorder is universal

World Globe

Hoarding Disorder is universal. The August 2021 International OCD Foundation‘s conference on hoarding forcibly reminded me when there were attendees from Kampala Uganda, Canberra Australia, Canada, New Zealand, Germany, and…

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Digging Out – Start with Forgiving

Hoarded room Casual Uncluttering project

Digging Out: Helping Your Loved One Manage Clutter, Hoarding & Compulsive Acquiring by Michael A. Tompkins, Ph.D. and Tamara L. Hartl, Ph.D. offers a methodical, scrupulous, comprehensive and clinically-developed program…

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Hello, My Name is Doris

I broke up with BNI Sky Valley Business Boosters Monroe on Valentine’s Day 2018. It’s painful. The relationship had been great: supportive, fun-filled, intellectually stimulating. I unhesitatingly recommend BNI as…

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