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Scholarship Application

In celebration of our seventh anniversary, we are awarding a limited number of full and partial scholarships for the ICF-accredited From Grief to Gratitude Coach Certification Program.

 

Application Deadline is May 2, 2024

 

Becoming a certified grief coach is not just a career choice; it's a compassionate calling to support individuals through one of life's most challenging experiences. Here are some compelling benefits of pursuing certification in our grief coaching program:

  1. Making a Meaningful Impact: As a grief coach, you have the privilege of guiding individuals through their grief journey, providing them with the support, understanding, and tools they need to cope with loss. Your work has the power to make a profound and lasting impact on their lives.

  2. Empowering Others: Grief can be overwhelming and isolating. By becoming a certified grief coach, you empower individuals to navigate their grief in a healthy and constructive way. You offer them a safe space to express their emotions, explore their feelings, and discover their own resilience.

  3. Developing Specialized Skills: Grief coaching certification equips you with the specialized knowledge and skills needed to effectively support grieving individuals. You learn various non-therapeutic techniques, communication strategies, and coaching competencies that enable you to tailor your approach to each client's unique needs.

  4. Personal Growth and Reflection: Engaging with others' grief can also be a deeply introspective journey for the coach. Through training and practice, you develop greater self-awareness, empathy, and confidence. You learn to manage your own emotions while holding space for others.

  5. Building a Rewarding Career: The demand for grief coaches continues to grow as more people recognize the importance of seeking support during times of loss. By becoming certified, you open up opportunities to work independently, within organizations, or alongside other healthcare professionals.

  6. Contributing to Healing Communities: Grief affects not only individuals but also families, communities, and societies at large. As a certified grief coach, you play a vital role in fostering healing and resilience within these communities. Your work contributes to creating a culture that acknowledges and supports grief openly.

  7. Personal Fulfillment: Ultimately, the greatest reward of becoming a certified grief coach is the sense of fulfillment that comes from knowing you are making a difference in the lives of others. Being able to witness your clients' growth, resilience, and transformation is a profoundly rewarding experience that fuels your passion and commitment to this important work.

In conclusion, becoming a certified grief coach offers a unique opportunity to make a meaningful difference, develop specialized skills, and find personal fulfillment in supporting others through their grief journey.

 

 

Current Certification Options:

 

·Platinum Program: Classes are held live via Zoom for eight weeks and the program includes an Intern-While-You-Learn Component where you work with a pro-bono coaching client. Class size is limited for each student to receive the greatest benefit from the program. Next class start date is May 7, 2024.

 

·Silver Program:  This program is completely online and self-directed. Program content is delivered in video, text, and audio formats. Begin the program at any time and you have 365 days access to the portal to complete your program.

 

Find out more about our grief coach certification programs here.

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