Struggling with a broken heart? Grief is the normal and natural reaction to loss of any kind. Let me help you reclaim your life! You do not have to go it alone. Call me first in the case of: the death of a loved one, a divorce, a move, the breakup of a romantic relationship or any other of the 40+ losses you may experience. Legacy & Hope offers 1 on 1, Group Sessions, and training using The Evidence-Based Grief Recovery Method. If you are an adult that wants to learn how to help grieving children, I conduct a training, "Helping Children Deal with Loss." This program is available for individuals and organizations, alike.
An End-of-Life Doula is a non-medical professional that assists the dying and their family members through the process of a person’s passing. An End-of-Life Doula offers companionship, comfort and support to the dying; helps the family by advocating for them and for the dying [and decedent] when interacting with hospitals, funeral homes, cemeteries, and other personnel that may be involved in the death process.
Whether your legacy is filled with sentimental items or financial holdings, it's yours to decide how it will live on, after you're gone. Design a plan that keeps your legacy alive! Organize the most important things that you want to pass on in a specific and comprehensive manner. People prearrange as a part of good financial planning and peace of mind. Ensure that your future wishes are in order. And if you are responsible for making decisions for a loved one, get the information you need to make informed decisions.
The Trauma Healing Institute Method for healing is a simple method which brings a group of people together in a safe place, where they can help each other heal. It is a holistic and Bible-based approach to helping people heal from trauma. It recognizes that trauma affects every part of a person: mind, body and spirit.
Children experience grief and loss differently than adults. Although we cannot protect them from pain entering into their lives, we can advocate for them in the midst of their grief and guide them in developing healthy coping skills. I have developed kits to assist adults in helping children that have experienced grief and loss.
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This 8-Week Group Program is for individuals that prefer a safe, evidence-based group environment. It's for individuals that are working on specific, or various types of losses. These groups are led by Grief Recovery Method Specialists that are certified by The Grief Recovery Method Institute.
A 6-Week Program for individuals learning to cope with the loss of their pet(s). The death of a pet can be heartbreaking, and should never be minimized or considered insignificant
This 4-Week Program is designed for parents, and individuals that work with children, such as teachers, organization leaders, pediatricians, etc. The program provides adults with the tools needed to help children effectively deal with grief and loss.
I am a nonsectarian End-of-Life Doula and I incorporate tributes and ceremonies into the death process if it is the family's wish. With my vast experience of working in the death-care industry, I provide the family with a step-by-step approach to navigating the funeral process. I equip the family with tools to properly close out the person’s estate. And I offer an after-care visit to the family once their loved one has passed.
Each legacy is unique. How will your legacy live on, when you're gone? I will provide you with a comprehensive approach to making sure that everything is taken care of when it matters most. I will take you by the hand and guide you through every decision. There are a lot of things that can be taken care of well in advance. There are various price points to fit every budget and style. Don't leave it to chance. Contact me for a free consultation.
FREE PROGRAMS facilitated using methods from The Trauma Healing Institute. The trauma healing sessions provided are noted below.
Children cope with grief differently than adults. I have created a list of activities, tributes, exercises and conversation prompts that a trusted adult may find helpful to encourage children to start expressing and sharing their feelings surrounding their grief in a healthy manner.
Parents, teachers,school staff and coaches, can help when a child returns to school after the loss of a parent, sibling, pet or loved one? This kit provides constructive aids, activities and projects for self-expression, as well as tools that help concerned individuals offer comfort to the hurting child.
Significant dates, such as birthdays, anniversaries and holidays can be reminders of loss that can trigger feelings of grief. This kit provides special activities and
Processing thoughts and feelings in a healthy way is important to us all. However, when it comes to teens, we must be reminded that parents, teachers and authority figures should be consistent and non-judgmental in their messages to youth to reduce misinformation.
There is no right or wrong answer as to whether a child should or should not attend a funeral. This kit helps parents and guardians prepare children for what they will see if the child decides that he or she will attend a funeral.
In-part, proper etiquette is for children to learn to show appreciation for the expressions of sympathy bestowed to them by others. This kit offers several options for children to recognize individuals for their kindness.