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Online Classes: Grief Mapping, Race & Philosophy, Write Brightly
Jul
23
to May 31

Online Classes: Grief Mapping, Race & Philosophy, Write Brightly

While we plan in-person workshops for the coming months, we invite you to check out our current Online Class offerings: Grief Mapping, Race & Philosophy, and Write Brightly. Thank you!!

And if you are interested in Collaborating on a Class/Workshop in Asheville that is related to our focus on Education and/or Grieving/Healing, please contact us! Thanks!

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Holding Space for Pregnancy Loss - Knoxville, TN
Jun
8
10:00 AM10:00

Holding Space for Pregnancy Loss - Knoxville, TN

This 5-hour training aims to increase grief literacy, compassion, and community resources to support grieving mothers and their families after pregnancy loss and infant death. Designed for care providers — such as midwives, doulas, nurses, obstetricians, lactation consultants, childbirth educators, et. al — the workshop includes research, resources, and activities related to grief, support networks, and ritual.
[*For more details click on the Workshop Title above.}

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Grief Workshops at UU Womenspirit Gathering
May
18
8:45 AM08:45

Grief Workshops at UU Womenspirit Gathering

  • The Mountain Retreat and Learning Center (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Joanne is excited to be teaching two grief workshops at the Spring 2019 Unitarian Universalist Gathering taking place in Highlands, NC. The first workshop — Mapping Our Grief Worlds — will take place from 8:45am-11:45am. The second workshop—Embodying the Shadow—will take place from 1:15-4:15pm.

[*For more details on the workshops, click on the Event Title above.]

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Embodied Reading Group
Feb
9
to Mar 2

Embodied Reading Group

We are excited to be facilitating a 4-week Embodied Reading Group to explore the language, images, and themes of David Grossman’s evocative book, Falling Out of Time. Participants will engage in focused conversations inspired by scenes within the book as well as physical activities to explore the embodied dimensions of grief, loss, transition, and community.

For more details, please click on Embodied Reading Group above!

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Candle Lighting to Remember Children Who Have Died (updated!)
Dec
15
7:00 PM19:00

Candle Lighting to Remember Children Who Have Died (updated!)

  • Cathedral of All Souls - Parish Hall (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Join us for a warm gathering of grieving families who wish to celebrate the lives of our children, siblings, grandchildren, neighbors, and so on. This time allows us to reflect on their lives and to feel connected to others on their grieving and healing journeys. (For more details on the event, please click the Candle Lighting to Remember link above!)

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Reiki I (Class and Attunement)
May
20
9:00 AM09:00

Reiki I (Class and Attunement)

Have you heard about the energy healing practice of Reiki and are curious to learn more? Reiki Master Teacher Will Daddario, PhD is looking forward to facilitating another Reiki I class this spring. In the “instant immersion” class you’ll learn about the history of Reiki and approaches for applying this energetic healing. [Click on the Class Title Above for more details!]

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Class: Plant Philosophy and Healing (**being rescheduled)
Mar
4
6:00 PM18:00

Class: Plant Philosophy and Healing (**being rescheduled)

In this 2-hour co-taught class, we'll be discussing different approaches to plant philosophy & healing. Please join us for an engaging conversation about the ways in which our humans bodies connect to and are deeply informed by the natural world! (For more information, click on the Class Title above!)

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Candle Lighting to Remember Children Who Have Died
Dec
10
7:00 PM19:00

Candle Lighting to Remember Children Who Have Died

  • The Cathedral of All Souls Zabriskie Parish Hall (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Please join us for a communal gathering to celebrate, honor, and remember our children who have passed from this world!

This ceremony is in conjunction with the 21st Annual Worldwide event coordinated by The Compassionate Friends, an international organization that supports bereaved parents/families.

(Please click on the above Candle Lighting event link for more information.)

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