As one of the stars of A&E’s hit phenomenon “Hoarders”, Dorothy Breininger has seen it all. She is one of America’s Most Trusted Professional Organizers and served on the board of directors for NAPO (National Association of Professional Organizers), is a member of the NSGCD (National Study Group on Chronic Disorganization) and annual Sponsor for the Los Angeles Hoarding Conference. Dorothy has appeared on the Today Show with Katie Couric, the Dr. Phil Show, and has been featured in the LA Times, Forbes Magazine, Women’s Day and Entrepreneur Magazine. The Delphi Center for Organization has over 700 clients ranging from corporations such as Southern California Edison, institutions such as UCLA, celebrities, and individual small businesses & homeowners.
Dorothy has co-authored Time Efficiency Makeover, Cherished Memories – The Story of My Life, The Senior Organizer and the Chicken Soup for the Soul book “Life Lessons for Busy Moms – 7 Essential Ingredients to Organize and Balance Your World “. Dorothy has co-written and hosted a PBS television pledge special, and the award-winning documentary “Saving Our Parents”. Dorothy is a high energy, sought-after national speaker who inspires her audiences to produce results and take immediate action. Dorothy is the 2005 United States Small Business Association Award Winner and recipient of NAPO’s 2006 “Most Innovative Organizer Award”.
While organizing the lives of her many clients as an organizing expert, she learned to face her own clutter, and lost seventy-five pounds in the process. Whether you’re a packrat, a neat freak, or trying to tame the hoarder within, Breininger reveals why, to be successful on the scale, you must first master the clutter within you and around you. With the same no-holds barred candor that resonates with TV viewers, she offers advice to help anyone face their stuff, with an organized, step-by-step approach to either toss it, tame it, or tailor it to fit their lives. Filled with personal stories from clients, her own success story, and tips from fitness coaches and organizing experts, this practical book gives everyone the tools to declutter their way to their dream size.
Here “The King Of Kamelot” chats #InTheLab with the organizing queen herself, Dorothy Breininger from A&E’s “Hoarders” about her new book “Stuff Your Face Or Face Your Stuff” right after her appearance on NBC’s “Today Show”. We talk about her personal weight battles, changing her lifestyle and way of life, helping desperate people on A&E’s “Hoarders”, some of the worst situations she has ever encountered and much more!
Here is Dorothy Breininger on NBC’s Today Show right before sitting down #InTheLab with me: