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Another Podcast: Kara Jones, Studio Co-Founder, on To Grieve

Co Founder Kara Jones featured on podcast To Grieve

Introduction Creative Grief Studio Co-Founder Kara Jones and To Grieve host Will Daddario of Inviting Abundance shared a conversation exploring the language of grief, intersections of grief and social justice and more on this podcast. Kara also shared more with us in the interview below about what it is like to be a guest on a […]

Podcasts: Spotlight Interview with Kara Jones, Studio Co-Founder, on Grief Out Loud

Co Founder Kara Jones on Dougy Center podcast

Introduction Creative Grief Studio Co-Founder Kara Jones had a chance to talk with Jana DeCristofaro from the Dougy Center on their podcast Grief Out Loud. In this broadcast, Kara and Jana talk about how things like curiosity and awareness around social justice issues are a part of Creative Grief Support outreach. Kara offered a few […]

Guest Post: Re-Membering, Creativity and Ritual by Deb Brandt

Re-Membering, Creativity and Ritual by Deb Brandt

A celebration of life or memorial service can be the starting place for initiating the re-membering process. While elements of ritual are essentials so is tapping into creativity. There are many ways to re-member, honor, celebrate and hold space for a grieving family as they say goodbye to their loved one. Introduction to re-membering In […]

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 […]

Hollowed Heart: Author Interview and Book Giveaway

Spotlight Interview w Deb Brandt

Giveaway: print or eBook copy of The Hollowed Heart The giveaway is now closed. Congrats to you, Tracy, for having your name pulled out of the hat, and a private email has already been sent to you to arrange for getting the book to you. Thanks, everyone, for participating! The Interview Deb Brandt is a […]

“Reiki Healing Energy” ebook – giveaway + interview

Giveaway: Reiki Healing Energy eBook We are giving away one eBook copy of Janice’s book “Reiki Healing Energy” and the giveaway is open to anyone with a working email address. The eBook will be emailed to winner by Janice after we pick the “winner.” This giveaway is now closed. Congrats to the winner. The Interview […]

Grief support practitioners who practice

Practitioners, not coaches There’s a reason why we’ve chosen to call our alumni “Practitioners” rather than coaches … it’s a great reminder of the nature of our profession. We’re always in practice. There’s the old adage, “Practice makes perfect.” Though we doubt there’s ever a “perfect” in the world of grief support, we’re certain that […]

Grief isn’t just in the head

Modern Western approaches to grief There are of course many different approaches to counselling and coaching out there, each seeking to understand and support through their own lenses or set of theories about how the world is, what causes different problems, and what cures us of them. Coaching and counselling approaches are all influenced by […]