Grateful Grief: A Guide for Living with Loss Frequently Asked Questions

Is this course for me?

This course is for anyone interested in exploring the relationship between grief and gratefulness.  Whether you are grieving or supporting others in their grief, you are welcome.

Will this course make me sad?

We recognize that each person will experience a range of emotions, including sadness, as we explore what grateful living teaches us about the complexities and mysteries of our grief. The course will also nurture your capacity to experience joy alongside sorrow.

Note: Grateful Grief is not designed to serve as therapy or a grief support group. We encourage you to seek the advice of a qualified mental health professional should the need arise.

Where is the course taking place?

Each session of the course will be hosted virtually on Zoom. Prior to the beginning of the course, you will receive a welcome email with the Zoom link and details on how to join the sessions.

Can I miss multiple sessions and still participate?

Yes. The live session recordings will be available on demand the next day, along with weekly resources.

Will I be on camera during the live course sessions?

Course presenters will be on screen but not participants. However, you will be invited to share reflections in the chat during the live sessions.

Can I move through the course at my own pace?

Absolutely. We encourage you to navigate the course in the way that works best for you.

Are there ways to engage and share reflections with other participants?

Yes. Our course platform allows you to connect with other participants at whatever level is comfortable. Sharing in the course platform is optional.

How long will I have access to the course materials?

Course materials will be available through June 2024.

Please contact us at [email protected] if you have an additional question that has not been answered here.