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Grief Services

Culturally competent, spiritually sensitive,

and trauma-informed.

 

Our Grief Services

Everyone experiences grief in their own way and may need different kinds of support at different times. Hope Behavioral Health offers a continuum of services, ranging from informational to therapeutic—for groups and individuals.

Workshows, Groups, and Programs

Grief 101 Workshop - Learn about the dynamics and process of grief in a two-hour informational workshop presentation for groups, including businesses, nonprofits and churches. More...


We’ll cover

  • Myths about grief
  • The nature of grief and how it shows up for us
  • Common reactions to grief
  • Coping strategies and healthy responses
  • Support resources

Who it can help

Grief 101 is helpful for anyone, whether you want to:

  • Support someone who's grieving
  • Better understand your grief
  • Develop tools for wellness and resilience
What you'll experience
An experience grief professional will come to your location to lead a two-hour interactive presentation Cost We want to bring Grief 101 to your people at minimal cost to you. Contact us for details.




Grief Relief Support Group - Meetings monthly on Tuesday evenings to offer support and education in a group setting online. More...


We cover numerous topics for you to learn about grief and learn from one another. Who it can help Anyone experience grief is welcome, whatever loss you're facing, or however long it's been. What you'll experience You’ll log on via Zoom to join a compassionate group of others who, like you, are also processing their grief. You’ll have an opportunity to share, or you can simply listen and receive. Cost Free Contact us to get started.




Grief Recovery MethodⓇ Program - A seven to eight week program offered to individuals or gorups, designed to help you handle the pain of loss in healing ways. More...


The Grief Recovery MethodⓇ is an evidence-based approach facilitated by trained specialists. Who it can help The Grief Recovery MethodⓇ can help anyone who’s experienced loss—whether a loved one, a marriage, a job, a support network, or anything else meaningful and significant to you. What you'll experience Whether you meet one-on-one with a grief recovery specialist or join an eight-week grief recovery support group, you’ll follow a course of weekly reading and writing assignments. You’ll learn about different types of loss and choose the loss you want to focus on as you move toward healing. Cost Group Cost

  • $40 per session
  • $20 per session if you’re currently seeing a Hope Behavioral Health therapist
Individual Cost
  • $60 per hour
  • $40 per hour if you’re currently seeing a Hope Behavioral Health therapist
*Grief Recovery Method may be reimbursable by insurance, depending on provider. Contact us for more details.




Your Grief Matters - A five week program for individuals or groups, designed to help you understand, explore, and process your grief. More...


Topics include:

  • Understanding your unique grief
  • Internal emotions and external behaviors
  • The root of grief wounds
  • The effects of unresolved grief
  • Processing your grief feelings
Who it can help Anyone experiencing grief is welcome, whatever loss you’re facing or however long it’s been. What you'll experience Individuals will be led through a personalized exploration of each topic by a trained facilitator. Groups will share and process their experiences together, receiving help, encouragement and inspiration from one another. Cost Group Cost
  • $40 per session
  • $20 per session if you’re currently seeing a Hope Behavioral Health therapist
Individual Cost
  • $60 per hour
  • $40 per hour if you’re currently seeing a Hope Behavioral Health therapist
*Some grief services may be reimbursable by insurance. Contact us for more details.




Grief Counseling and Therapy - Licensed clinical therapists are trained to help bring healing to the wounds, traumas, and complexities around your grief through one-on-one therapy. More...


Who it can help Anyone suffering from loss and grief may be helped by individual therapy. What you'll experience Our therapists primarily use an evidence-based therapeutic approach called Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT). You and your therapist will work together to evaluate and identify unhealthy emotions and behavior and work together towards solutions that challenge faulty thinking styles and change destructive patterns of behavior. Cost

  • We accept in-network and out-of-network insurances
  • $160 for a 90-minute initial diagnostic assessment
  • $120 per hour for individual psychotherapy
  • $40 per hour for group psychotherapy
See our FAQs for insurance we accept. Get started today.





Our Grief Services Team

Learn more about our team, or contact a grief counselor or certified grief recovery specialist directly.

Donna McIntosh

Donna McIntosh

Director of Spiritual Care

800-642-4560 x816

Online, Beachwood

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Lola Whatley

Lola Whatley

Certified Grief Recovery Specialist

800-642-4560 x814

Online, Beachwood

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Tiona Gosha

Tiona Gosha

Grief Counselor

800-642-4560 x825

Online, Beachwood, Cleveland East 152nd

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Cynthia Anderson

Cynthia Anderson

Certified Grief Recovery Specialist

800-642-4560 x805

Online, Beachwood

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Marcina Sims

Marcina Sims

Certified Grief Recovery Specialist

800-642-4560 x831

Online, Beachwood

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Gizelle Jones

Gizelle Jones

Grief Counselor, Certified Grief Recovery Specialist

800-642-4560 x829

Online, Akron, Medina

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Linda Cooper

Linda Cooper

Certified Grief Recovery Specialist

800-642-4560 x854

Online, Beachwood

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Sharon W. Mackel

Sharon W. Mackel

Grief Counselor, Grief Recovery Specialist

800-642-4560 x857

Online, Beachwood

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