Grief Support Specialist Certificate

A one-of-a-kind, uniquely designed, practical educational program

The instructors are renowned experts who understand the complexity of personal loss. You’ll acquire knowledge and skills to enhance or create a professional specialty that focuses on counseling people who have suffered a major loss as the result of death, divorce, unemployment, destruction due to drug abuse, or other traumatic personal devastation.

Offered in two formats: 8-week online and 4-day live online.



Professional certification in grief support


Offered in two formats: 8-week online and 4-day live online


Contact Barbara Nehls-Lowe at barbara.nehlslowe@wisc.edu or 608-890-4653

Videos from instructor Doug Smith

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