Classes

ENTER The GRAVE – Facing the fear of dying

ENTER The GRAVE – Facing the fear of dying

Explore your fears and beliefs about death and dying in a safe, intimate and nurturing environment. Learn tools to eliminate death anxiety, reduce pain and suffering and radically elevate your joy for life. Join us for an unforgettable experience! “This workshop rocked my world. The exercises were so deep, so profound, I feel changed at a core level. It was not what I expected at all, I see the beauty in death now.” – Ginny B “Unreal. Deep work. Soulfully awakening.”  Marifel C. Registration is closed for our spring 2020 classes.  Please click on the date of your choice to register for our fall workshops. You will receive a confirmation e-mail...

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CONSCIOUS DYING – Spring/Fall 2020 – Los Angeles

CONSCIOUS DYING – Spring/Fall 2020 – Los Angeles

CONSCIOUS DYING – Preparing for a Peaceful Transition. Los Angeles April 3, 4 & 5  2020 – REGISTRATION CLOSED November 6, 7 & 8  2020 RSVP by clicking on the date  An intensive 25-hour training course for anyone seeking to deepen their knowledge of the dying process. This workshop is a stand-alone doula training and qualifies students to take the  NEDA proficiency test . It is also Level II of The Art of Death Midwifery certificate training. $650  RSVP to reserve your spot for April 2020 Students learn how to create a good death for themselves and be a healing presence for others. Topics include: * How to avoid death in the I.C.U. * Completing...

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THE ART of DEATH MIDWIFERY – Certificate training program

THE ART of DEATH MIDWIFERY – Certificate training program

The Art of Death Midwifery is a 75-hour intensive certificate training for death doulas, professional and non-professional end-of-life caregivers and those seeking to prepare for a conscious, peaceful transition. The program includes training in the roles of spiritual counsellor, death doula and home funeral guide in all aspects of the dying process from terminal diagnosis to final disposition. For class details and the 2020 schedule please visit: The Art of Death Midwifery   Level I:   ENTER THE GRAVE – A Spiritual Practice Level 2:  CONSCIOUS DYING – Preparing for a Peaceful Transition Level 3:  AFTER THE LAST BREATH – Preparing the body, Home...

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YOUR FINAL FOOTPRINT – Sunday, March 1

YOUR FINAL FOOTPRINT   – Sunday, March 1

Understand your options for funeral, green burial and alternative cremation. Sunday, March 1st 2 – 4 pm Private home, Chatsworth, CA   “Astounding information! A very informative presentation.” – S. Barr $20 PAY HERE Address will be given to registered participants.  Call for details:  310-968-2763 Most of us die without making adequate funeral or burial arrangements and the many complex decisions are left to grieving relatives at a very emotionally vulnerable time. Relieve your loved-ones of this responsibility, learn about green and conscientious options to traditional funeral industry practices and make your wishes known. TOPICS DISCUSSED...

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AFTER THE LAST BREATH – March 14 & 15 2020 – New York

AFTER THE LAST BREATH – March 14 & 15  2020 – New York

A module of the  INTEGRATIVE THANATOLOGY CERTIFICATE PROGRAM – New York Open Center A Two-Day Workshop Saturday and Sunday, March 14 & 15 9:30 am – 5:30 pm $405 (Members & Nonmembers) Early Bird $370   Rev. Olivia Bareham demonstrates the role of the death midwife from the final breath through the 3-day home vigil and funeral until final disposition. Open to professional and non-professional end-of-life caregivers and anyone wishing to care for their loved ones naturally, at home, according to personal, religious and cultural traditions. Topics to be covered include: Unexpected death: holding space in the ER Completing health care and death care...

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FUNERAL CELEBRANT TRAINING – 2020 – Los Angeles

FUNERAL CELEBRANT TRAINING – 2020 – Los Angeles

A certificate training for anyone wishing to learn how to create a personal and meaningful ‘Celebration of Life’ memorial or funeral ceremony. Students write and produce powerful  ‘mock’ funerals during the workshop. Topics include: writing the eulogy, prayers, rituals, readings, tributes and religious and cultural after-death rites from around the world. Workshop is $650 This training is offered once a year. To RSVP please click on the date May, 29, 30 & 31 Upon receipt of your paypal registration, a detailed e-mail will be sent with assignments, location in Pacific Palisades Los Angeles and class schedule. For more detailed information, click Funeral...

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Sacred Crossings

Sacred Crossings