De-Cluttering Your Life Expert
In his fifteen plus years of Clutter Busting/Streamlining, Brooks has learned first-hand about the intense emotional connection most people have with material possessions, and has consistently found that his way of working with clients allows them to see and let go of internal and external clutter without delving into the psychological reasons behind the clutter. Since 2000, Brooks has been using compassion, awareness, and humor to help thousands of clients streamline their lives and develop habits to keep them clutter free.
As a result, thousands of people have gained peace of mind and space in their homes, offices, and lives.
Brooks and his work have since been featured in articles in, the New York Times, the Chicago Tribune, Fast Company, Time Out Chicago, Huffington Post, and the Los Angeles Business Journal, on the television shows Raising Whitely (Oprah Winfrey Network), Chicagoing with Bill Campbell, Living Live, and the CBS Channel 2 Nightly News, and on numerous radio shows including The Aware Show and Bruce Barber’s NPR show, and Real Life Survival Guide.
Brooks is the best-selling author of Clutter Busting, Letting Go of What’s Holding You Back (New World Library, 2009), and Clutter Busting Your Life: Clearing Physical and Emotional Clutter to Reconnect with Yourself and Others (New World Library, 2012). They have sold over 50,000 copies and have been translated into seven languages.
He speaks regularly to diverse groups around the country about how to your home and life, including: businesses, health expos, senior citizens groups & yoga centers. To schedule a talk about how to declutter for your work, church, school, or community group, contact Brooks.
Brooks also enjoys writing cartoons, drawing pastel paintings, writing and performing songs, and performing stand-up comedy at live venues (www.betterlatethandead.com).