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Rebuild; Guiding You

 I am a mom who has lost her son to suicide. I am now also a Certified Master Grief Guide, Trauma-Informed Energy Healer & Funeral Celebrant. With The Leftover Pieces, I am pulling from  my lived survivor experience and also my education. Here , I companion and guide grieving parents in their healing after child loss by suicide, not to just review the pain, or to give them a one-size-fits-all "fix". 
We will never be 'over' the loss of our child, but we can learn to live successfully alongside of it.  

Centering You

Healing Alternatives for Whole Mind-Body Health


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Healing You

"Picking up the Pieces" Online Support Groups for Moms


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Discovering You

Information for "Moms On a Mission" Mastermind

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In the spaces I provide, you will be seen, listened to and empowered...we can grieve AND also heal while learning to live successfully alongside of this grief.
I have created these spaces and resources for you. So, what exactly is my approach to companioning you ask? and how does it differ from therapy? Let me explain. 
The simplest way I can explain the difference is that with traditional therapy, it's often about looking back, feeling all the emotions, and then trying to analyze or cope with them.
Companioning differs by taking a forward moving approach, where you look at growing from your pain, moving toward the future - actually taking steps to pick up the pieces, and rebuild a meaningful life.
Now, this isn't to say that in companioning there is a disconnect from the pain of your loss, because parents do not get over the loss of a child - ever. Instead, we will seek the right healing tools specifically for you so that you can learn to live successfully alongside your unique grief.
Companioning takes more of a whole mind-body approach, and often we even explore more holistic options to get you to a place with joy, a place of wellness... a place of harmony.

If uncovering powerful healing tools, being a part of a compassionate community that ‘gets it’, and looking forward to a place where you can rebuild a good life sounds like what you are looking for, but you still have questions, we should connect.

I can provide the tools and/or recommend a starting place if you are not sure. I offer you a 30-minute Zoom call to discuss it further.

Click below and pick a time that best suits your schedule. whether you are just getting started or it's time to dig deep, let’s talk about your journey, your options and how I can best be of service in rebuilding you!

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