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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.

Grief 101 Workshop

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 experienced grief professional will come to your location to lead a two-hour interactive workshop presentation.




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




Cost


We want to bring Grief 101 to your people at minimal cost for you. Contact us for details.





Grief Relief Support Group

Who it can help


Anyone experiencing 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.




Overview


Grief Relief meets monthly on Tuesday evenings to offer support and education in a group setting online. We cover numerous topics for you to learn about grief and learn from one another.




Cost


Free Get started.





Your Grief Matters Program

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.




Overview


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




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. Get started.





Grief Recovery Method Program

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.




Overview


Grief Recovery is a seven- to eight-week program offered to individuals or groups, designed to help you handle the pain of loss in healing ways. The Grief Recovery MethodⓇ is an evidence-based approach facilitated by trained specialists.




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.

Get started.





Grief Counseling & Therapy

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.




Overview


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




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. Get started.





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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