December 15, 2010
National Association of Professional Organizers | www.napo.net
Find a professional organizer near you.
National Association of Senior Move Managers | www.nasmm.org
For assistance helping older adults and their families downsize, relocate or modify their homes.
National Study Group on Chronic Disorganization | www.nsgcd.org
For various resources on combating clutter. This non-profit organization features fact sheets, a clutter-hoarding scale for professional organizers to help assess their clients, and a questionnaire to determine if someone is a chronic disorganizer. Chronic disorganization is defined by the group as ongoing (chronic), interfering with the ability to get things done or with relationships, and a history of failed self help.
University of New Mexico Researcher Dr. Catherine Roster | Roster@mgt.unm.edu
Dr. Roster is a clutter researcher who serves as research director for The National Study Group on Chronic Disorganization. She is currently working on a clutter self-assessment tool that will help clutter collectors get to the root of their issues.
University of Kansas Professor Dr. David Ekerdt | firstname.lastname@example.org
Dr. Ekerdt is coordinating a "household moves" project to determine the role that possessions play in older people's housing decisions.
Katherine "Kit" Anderson, CPO-CD | email@example.com
President of the National Study Group on Chronic Disorganization.
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