Learn about grief or become a certified grief and bereavement coach
Grief is the response to loss, and bereavement is the period of mourning. Grief can be easily misunderstood. You may benefit from learning about grief and can support others as a Certified Master Grief Coach.
“Loss and grief are part of the human experience. Unfortunately, they are rarely a part of graduate training in the helping professions.” – Robert A. Neimeyer, Ph.D., Psychology
We are dedicated to providing affordable resources, so you can discover your best way to heal and even thrive after any loss. Skills you develop may empower you to teach those you love including children.
Three individual PDF modules with editable forms are available and have been reviewed by an advisory board of diverse professionals with backgrounds including psychology, business, teaching, healthcare, energy healing, authoring grief books, and speaking. Grief has greatly affected their lives in different ways.
“From the depth of my being, I feel this wonderful gift to humanity will be available long into the future. I am so so sooo grateful to be a part of it.” – Testimonial
Read the summary about the modules and certification option below, and click on each highlighted title for more detailed content information.
Understanding Grief and Healing Module
Individual purchase or required if being certified. This module is comprehensive yet concise. It is compiled from both traditional and progressive information from top experts with various backgrounds who have worked with the most grievers. Their backgrounds include PhDs in psychology, philosophy, and biology. Some of their careers include studying and teaching mindfulness and resilience. The module explains where they agree and disagree. You can learn from the most experienced in one place. Learn from this module with an option to receive Master Grief Coaching support.
Master Grief Coaching Module
Individual purchase or required if being certified. This module can teach you how to coach yourself, but there is a synergy in partnering with a coach that allows for accomplishing goals with greater ease when you are suffering. Master Grief Coaches understand the breadth of grief and healing information but know the importance of focusing on the unique goals of a griever. Grief is as individual as each person.
Certification refers to the confirmation of competent skills. You can enhance your career or have your own Master Grief Coaching business working from home. You may attract more clients when you are certified. We use a screening process because we desire a reputation for being professional and for providing consistent quality service.
Certification steps in any order:
- Complete the Master Grief Coach Certification Application.
- Complete the Master Grief Coach Certification Agreement.
- Thoroughly study the grief and coaching modules before taking the online Grief and Coaching Modules Test. Certification excludes the business module information because some being certified will not have their own Master Grief Coaching business. Your test results will be emailed to you right away.
After we review your completed application, agreement, and test, we will contact you to discuss certification.
A maximum amount of certification time, between 3-12 hours at $60/hour, will be determined if your application is approved. Those training hours are scheduled an hour at a time and are paid as you go in advance of each hour session where you can choose phone or video chat. You may record these certification training sessions. After certification, basic support is free and extensive support is $60/hour.
Business Action Planning Module
Individual purchase and NOT required if being certified. Business Action Planning is important for any size business. Principles used by successful multi-million-dollar companies have been simplified so they can be easily applied to establishing and operating a coaching business with nominal start-up expense. After purchasing the business module, basic support is free and extensive support including promotion design, WordPress website development, and Google AdWords campaigns is $60/hour.
Limited scholarships are available by Application
Submitting a scholarship application does not guarantee you a scholarship or automatically register you for the program. Applicants with the greatest financial need will be given the greatest consideration.