Making Peace With the Things in your Life

Making Peace With the Things in your Life

Why your Papers, Books, Clothes, and Other Possessions Keep Overwhelming You and What to Do About It

Book - 2002
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McMillan Palgrave

Do you spend much of your time struggling against the growing ranks of papers, books, clothes, housewares, mementos, and other possessions that seem to multiply when you're not looking? Do these inanimate objects, the hallmarks of busy modern life, conspire to fill up every inch of your space, no matter how hard you try to get rid of some of them and organize the rest? Do you feel frustrated, thwarted, and powerless in the face of this ever-renewing mountain of stuff?

Help is on the way. Cindy Glovinsky, practicing psychotherapist and personal organizer, is uniquely qualified to explain this nagging, even debilitating problem -- and to provide solutions that really work. Writing in a supportive, nonjudmental tone, Glovinsky uses humorous examples, questionnaires, and exercises to shed light on the real reasons why we feel so overwhelmed by papers and possessions and offers individualized suggestions tailored to specific organizing problems.

Whether you're drowning in clutter or just looking for a new way to deal with the perennial challenge of organizing and managing material things, this fresh and reassuring approach is sure to help. Making Peace with the Things in Your Life will help you cut down on your clutter and cut down on your stress!



Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Griffin, 2002
Edition: First edition
ISBN: 9780312284886
0312284888
Branch Call Number: 158.1 GLOVI
Characteristics: xvi, 288 pages ; 21 cm

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Sister_Mary
Jan 13, 2010

Excellent book that delves deeper than merely de-cluttering and organizing. It might be a solution to the perpetual pack-rat.

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