Certified Grief Coaches

Being a Certified Grief Coach may enhance the following types of careers: medical, behavioral, emergency response, naturopathy, nursing homes, social work, hospice, clergy, spiritual guides, volunteering, education, funeral directing, human resources, law, massage therapy, mind/body techniques, real estate, and cosmetology.

To verify current valid Master Grief Coach certification by Cathy Cheshire LLC, please call 1-216-903-9723 or email Info@CathyCheshire.com. 

The following Certified Grief Coaches are providing private grief coaching.

Anissa Picard 

M.A. Teaching, Reiki Master, End-of-Life Doula, Reiki Master, Meditation Instructor, Writer, Speaker, Staff Member of Family-Owned Funeral Home, State Tested Nurse Aide, Master Grief Coach Modules and Certification program initial Advisory Board

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Christine Moncheck
Shining Light Mom of Andrew, Helping Parents Heal National Grief Support Affiliate Leader-Akron/Cleveland Ohio, Christmas Box Angel of Hope Children’s Memorial Committee Member The Magic of Life Foundation – Board Member/Speaker, Contributor-Grief Diaries Book Series: Victim Impact Statements & Will We Survive, Mothers With Angels Activity Group Co-Founder, Stow, Ohio, Reiki Practitioner-Usui Holy Fire A.R.T., Resilient Resources: UmbrellasofHope.com

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Kara Lynn, M.Ed.
Grief and Wellness Coach, Youth and Adults, Certified Master Grief Coach, Licensed School Counselor, and trained in divorce mediation; specializing in the death of a loved one, infidelity, divorce, and parenting / co-parenting after loss.



Maggie Berberian
Maggie Berberian
Emotional Clearing Sessions, Grief & Loss specializing in the death of a beloved parent, bullying, & betrayal in relationships, Pendulum Readings
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Coaching and Life CAL


Mezi MaeMezi Mae
Intuitive Medium connecting with loved ones who’ve passed to bring forward messages of love and healing. Certified Grief Coach helping families heal after suicide. Spiritual Life Coach teaching others how to release limiting beliefs, heal from past trauma both emotional and physical, and regain empowerment over their lives. *NLP Practitioner *Reiki Master
Instagram @mezimae   Email mezimae@gmail.com


Sandy Walden

Sandy Walden
Master Grief Coach, Reiki Master and Teacher, Hypnotist
Author of ‘The Acorn Journal: Messages of Connection from The Other Side.’ Focused on working with those who are experiencing traumatic, unexpected or complicated loss such as suicide.


Sharon Ehlers

Founder Grief Reiki®, Award-Winning Author, Reiki Master Teacher, Advanced Grief Recovery Specialist®, Death Midwife  Books – Grief Reiki and Grief Diaries: Surviving Loss By Suicide, Master Grief Coach Modules and Certification program initial Advisory Board