Clutter can be just an annoyance. It can also be life-threatening.
someone is in from their clutter. Are they in danger? Should you be getting a
family member help?
turn to the Institute
for Challenging Disorganization. You will find a Clutter Hoarding Scale. Hoarding is a serious illness. Sometimes,
the word is tossed about when someone says “Oh, she really is a hoarder. You
should see how many purses she owns.” In reality, the lady likes to collect
purses. She is not a hoarder. A hoarder lives in situations where clutter has
made life dangerous. Use the Clutter Hoarding Scale to help you determine what
kind of help is needed and if the word hoarder really applies.
Until next time …