International Day of Hope and Healing After Loss
Monday, March 6, 2023, from 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM PT
In need of a dose of hope? The International Day of Hope and Healing After Loss is a free online experience on Monday, March 6, 2023, from 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM PT, brought to you by The Open
to Hope Foundation with the mission of helping people find hope after loss. Their mission is to
provide an uplifting day of hope and healing to those grieving the loss of a loved one. Their
expert presenters in the field of grief and loss are devoted to supporting the bereaved and
have generously donated their time, talents, and advice to share with you.
Topics Include: Long-term Complications for Children and Teens, Afterlife, How We Go On,
Self-Compassion and The Path Forward, Parent Loss, Child Loss, Connection, Partner Loss,
"Listen, World!” Empowering Lessons in Grief From a Woman Writer Born 100 Years Ago,
Sibling Loss, and more. They look forward to spending this special day with you; if you’ve
lost hope, lean on theirs until you find your own.
Register for FREE at www.opentohope.com/conference/
Healing After Suicide Loss: Sparking Hope Through Connection
Saturday, November 19, 2022, from 4:00 - 8:00 PM
Opportunity Presbyterian Church - 202 N Pines Rd, Spokane Valley, WA 99206
This FREE Event for suicide loss survivors of any age.
The event is organized by Hope Haven Counseling & Journey Thru Grief with Guest Speaker/Suicide Loss Survivor, Kimberly Starr. In 2015, Kimberly's son Tom died by suicide. She has since started StarrBright Suicide Prevention Presentations, and is passionate about suicide prevention and healing for suicide loss survivors.
To register scan the QR code in the graphic or visit: https://tinyurl.com/SparkingHope
Mourning Joy's June 2022 Events with Sonja
Register soon to reserve a seat for both the WEBINAR and CONFERENCES!
June 9th Live webinar on Zoom with Q&A at 10:00 AM CST: Grief's Personality
June 11th & 12th Conference on Zoom at 1:00 PMCST: Grief. Healing. Hope
June 21st, 22nd & 23rd Conference on Zoom at 10:00 AM CST: Grief. Healing. Hope.
To reserve your seat email Sonja Camden at: email@example.com
For more inf visit: https://mourningjoy.net/
Moms Grief Retreat: A Weekend of Healing and Hope with The Grief Guru
Thursday, July 7, 2022 - Sunday, July 10, 2022
Kelli Nielsen, The Grief Guru, is thrilled to spend this weekend with you and share her 5 step Grief Relief process. After losing her mom to suicide and then her son to a drug overdose just a year and a half later, she developed this process to facilitate her own healing and now share these keys to recovery with people around the world.
Bring your confusion, bring your pain, and leave with a plan and process for loving your life again!
Experience a weekend of Hope and Healing by The Grief Guru and Facilitator Team. Enjoy the beauty of
Danbury, WI and all the wonder that lake life has to offer. Registration include all meals, coaching sessions, coaching materials, craft project supplies, self care pamper mani or pedi session. - $997
Payment is due in full at time of registration and refunds are not available due to the nature of event.
Spots are limited to 30.
For questions, email firstname.lastname@example.org
Register at the affiliate link at: https://thegriefguru.teachable.com?affcode=468020_8tvky9n4
International Day of Hope and Healing After Loss Conference 2022
Monday, March 14, 2022 from 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM PT
In need of a dose of hope? Please join Open To Hope for their International Day of Hope and Healing after Loss with experts in the field of grief and loss devoted to supporting the bereaved. Their mission is to provide an uplifting day of hope and healing to those grieving the loss of a loved one. The International Day of Hope and Healing after Loss is a free online experience brought to you by the Open to Hope Foundation with the mission of helping people find hope after loss. Their expert presenters have generously donated their time, talents, and advice to share with you on topics including Growth from Grief, Widowhood, Military Loss, Loss of a Child, Supporting Grieving Children, Sibling Loss, Parent Loss, After-Death Communication, Physical Healing after Loss, and Finding Meaning After Loss.
Get your FREE ticket to this year's conference at https://tinyurl.com/OTH2022
You can view last year's conference on YouTube at: https://youtu.be/r8pOKHyxwnQ
Journey to Hope Support Group
Via Zoom from 6:00 - 7:30 PM, Thursdays, February 18th – April 15th, 2021
If you or someone you know is a young adult (ages 18-30) who is looking
for tools to help journey through the grief process, please check out the
2021 Virtual Young Adult Grief Support Group, Journey to Hope, from
Highmark Caring Place. This virtual/social setting is designed to be an
educational support group focused on empowering young adults to learn
how to navigate their “new reality." For additional information or to
RSVP, e-mail Davina Pacley at email@example.com
or call 866-212-4673 or 814-871-6868.
Woman Uses Life Experiences to Help Others Dealing With Grief - WREG News Story
Check out this great TV news story that aired today on the WREG in Memphis, TN
about the "Hope in the Holidays" webinar My Grief Connection founder, Sara Cobb
was blessed to participate in last weekend.
This great event was wonderfully hosted by Maya J. McNeary of The Grief Plus Hope Journey.
I feel so grateful and honored to have been included in this hope-filled outreach to those who
are grieving during the holidays, along with the other amazing sibling loss survivors who are
also sharing their stories to help other grievers find hope, including Andrea A. Moore of
From Grief to Grind & La'Keshia Allen from A Sibling to Love.
Watch the video and read the article here: https://tinyurl.com/helpdealingwithgrief
Sara J. Cobb,
Overcoming the Pain of Loss: Surviving the Holidays
Wednesday, November 18th at 8:00 PM (EST)
Dr. Betsy Guerra of Better With Betsy is going to share HOW to honor your loved ones during the
holiday season in her FREE Webinar, "Overcoming the Pain of Loss: Surviving the Holidays",
Wednesday, November 18th at 8:00 PM (EST).
Join her as she shares how she survives the holidays and learn:
- What works
- What doesn't
- How to prepare
- How to honor the loss of your loved one
Register at www.hurt2hope.com/webinar
My Grief Connection is honored to have been featured in the
"Finding Hope" series on KIVI Idaho News 6, telling our story to help
people find grief resources for hope in life after loss.
Please share with anyone you know who is grieving.
Visit the link below to read the full article that accompanies the video:
Faith & Grief Online Support Gatherings
During this time of Covid-19 recommendations, Faith & Grief is offering support gatherings
on Fridays at Noon CST and starting May 20th on Wednesdays at Noon CST. For the safety of their participants, they and their host sites will not be hosting in-person support gatherings for
the time being, please check for updates on future in-person support gatherings.
Here are the date for the upcoming online grief support gatherings:
Friday, May 15th at Noon (CST)
Wednesday, May 20th at Noon (CST)
Friday, May 22nd at Noon (CST)
Wednesday, May 27th at Noon (CST)
They will be posting updates on their website and Facebook page.
You can also join their Facebook Online Gathering Group for daily prayers & resources.
Please register and you will receive an email confirmation with the meeting
access link & dial-in instructions.
Sara J. Cobb
Founder, My Grief Connection
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