Hoarding and How to Organize Your Life

What is chronic disorganization? What is hoarding behavior? Why do people hoard? How prevalent is the problem of hoarding with the general population and with older adults? How can caregivers deal with hoarding tendencies? How can caregivers benefit from better organizing their own lives? Do's/Don'ts of working with someone with hoarding tendencies What are the resources available to deal with the hoarding issues? What is a Professional Organizer? How do I find a qualified organizer and/or therapist to work with my family member? Other issues: Long distance caregiving and the need to hire in professionals to provide assistance and care in areas such as paperwork organization, clutter control, downsizing/moving

Episode: 29
Duration: 28:32