Podcasts: Spotlight Interview with Carol Miller, LCSW

Spotlight Interview with CGS Practitioner Carol Miller, LCSW

Introduction When we heard that Creative Grief Studio Certified Practitioner Carol Miller, LCSW, was going to be featured on a podcast talking about her personal and professional experiences, we decided to take a few mintues to interview Carol about her podcast experience. After you read her thoughts on podcasts, be sure to click through and […]

Social injustice and grief, and the strength of African grandmothers and Welsh mountains

We love to share with you the articles and other grief resources we find useful or inspirational. Here’s what we’ve enjoyed recently … Black mothers and their babies in the USA Across the 4 month journey of our Certification in Creative Grief Support, we discuss the numerous ways that grief and trauma intersect with social […]

Exploring grief experiences within their kinship systems

Exploring grief experiences within kinship systems

Our clients may sit in our office just one at a time, but if we listen carefully, the office is full of people. So many people, often talking over each other, arguing for different points of view. Your client can hear them, and often these conflicts and crowds of voices are a big source of […]

Certified Creative Grief Support Practitioner Heidi Jackson, says…

Heidi Jackson online learning testimonial

“I’ve found the content of the course deeply applicable to my own losses, but also so applicable to many other areas of life as well. Mindfulness, intention, creativity, and compassionate community: these are all critical components of a life well lived whether actively grieving or not. The exercises are personally rewarding, offering insight and perspective […]

Lasting Words: Author Interview + Book Giveaway

Claire Willis Author Interview and Giveaway banner

Giveaway: print or eBook copy of Lasting Words This giveaway is now closed. Congrats to you, Cynthia H.! The Interview with Author Claire Willis Creative Grief Studio Alum Claire Willis is a clinical social worker, lay Buddhist chaplain and yoga/meditation teacher who has specialized in oncology, therapeutic writing and bereavement for the last 25 years. Claire […]

What works when it isn’t working?

What Works: creative prompt ideas for being in practice

It’s so important for us as grief support practitioners to experience what it’s like to be the client of a grief support service. There’s so much we can learn about how to approach our work as grief support practitioners with respect and humility, when we sit in the position of client. And hopefully, you’ve had […]

Illustrating grief, trauma, healing, and donating vision after loss

We love to share with you the articles and other grief resources we find useful or inspirational. Here’s what we’ve enjoyed recently … Illustrating the grief experience Grief (and our support needs after loss) can be so different from one person to the next, and from one loss to the next. We thought these sweet […]