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Clearing Clutter Support Group Week 3

Week 3 is fun!!  Participants are starting to get into the swing of things and are starting to develop some awareness around their acquiring behaviours and their thought processes.   They are also starting to develop some trust with each other. … Continue reading

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Clearing Clutter Support Group – Week 2

Week 2 will tell us which participants are really committed to the group.  We had one person drop out and another did not call or show up.  However, we had two new people as well.  One a previous group member … Continue reading

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Help for Firefighters and First Responders

Last week I had the pleasure of speaking to about fifty Firefighters in the County (Arva) with a co-worker and a Peer Support Worker (volunteer) about how we can work with people who have clutter and hoarding issues.  They said … Continue reading

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“Clutter is Really Just Deferred Decision Making”

What do you think of this expression?  Do you think this is true? I certainly do believe this and can be guilty of this myself.  Sometimes making no decision is really so much easier.   Not making a decision is really … Continue reading

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What are you acquiring?

One of the first exercises (homework) we do in our Support Group is to pay attention to what we acquire over the week. Do you find yourself stopping at Value Village, the Dollar Store or maybe your favourite Shoe Store … Continue reading

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De-Cluttering Your Life Workshop

This talk is part of the Healthy Living Educational Series.  There is no cost (donations are welcome)     De-Cluttering Your Life at Family Service Thames Valley – Tuesday, February 11, 2014 from 7:00 – 8:30 p.m.  125 Woodward Ave., … Continue reading

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Decluttering Your Life Workshop

Hi Everyone, Just wanted to give you a heads up on this workshop coming up on Tuesday, March 13, 2012 Decluttering Your Life Workshop Are you feeling overwhelmed with too many things going on in your life?   Do you have … Continue reading

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