Tawnya is a Home Funeral Guide, Life-Cycle Celebrant & Grief Companion. She offers home funeral education and support, custom ceremonies across the life-cycle with an emphasis in death and dying, and bereavement support.
Home funerals are when the bereaved choose to tend to the decedent themselves and/or hold a home vigil/viewing/wake with the decedent in the privacy of their own home or space.…
Grief Recovery with Laurie
Grief is the normal and natural emotional reaction to any change that has impacted a life.
Often people buy-in to the myths about grief. It is not unusual, after a loss, that there are many things that must be done. Often people decide that they “must be strong” for all those around them and suppress their own feelings of pain and loss, so that they can be there for others.…
Every funeral service should reflect the unique individual being remembered. At Feldman’s, we celebrate these special lives with meaningful services and appropriate arrangements that respect the customs and traditions of the diverse Denver communities we serve.
Feldman’s is built on the belief that honoring and remembering your loved ones is a unique and individual experience.…
Skipton Law, LLC
We specialize in Estate Planning & Elder Law. We are a member of Lawyers with Purpose. A national organization for attorneys practicing in estate planning, elder law, Medicaid planning, asset protection & Special Needs planning.
Why I Do What I Do
I believe that Estate Planning is here to give you control over who is in charge of taking care of you and control over how you take care of your family after you are gone.…
Rocky Mountain Life-Cycle Celebrants
Certified Life-Cycle Celebrants® are individuals who understand how ceremony, storytelling, and ritual can vitally serve, as conscious aspects, in our lives; they also recognize that our society is awakening to this fact. Certified Celebrants, educated through the Celebrant Foundation & Institute, have coupled their passion for ceremony with rigorous training in faith traditions, mythology, and the art of ceremonial writing and speaking.…
Skip Reynolds is passionate about educating families so that they have more information to make better decisions regarding their estate planning. He believes that with more knowledge families can have more choices, control, and protections both during and after life to take care of themselves and their loved ones.
As a seasoned speaker, Skip offers bi-monthly informational workshops (in-person & Zoom) surrounding estate planning topics such as Powers of Attorney, Wills, Trusts, Asset Protection and Medicaid asset protection planning.…
My Living Obituary
We are on a mission to improve the quality of all our lives by changing the way the world thinks about death.
Our story begins in 2020 after a sudden cancer diagnosis. Even though we had always acknowledged death is part of life, we were not prepared for its abrupt possibility of it in our own.…
Kerry Arquette is an experienced speaker well known for her ability to craft talks for a wide range of audiences. She has been featured at the National Mensa Convention, on national podcasts, and for students in high school through university. Kerry, a certified death doula, holds a M.S. in Criminology. She looks for opportunities to talk about the work of end-of-life midwives, and a process of systematically preparing for death emotionally, spiritually, and physically.…
End-of-Life Midwife, CEOLC Secretary and Co-Founder
My mission is to be a strong and steady presence for the dying and their families. If you or a loved one is in the active dying process and seeking support, contact me. I will do all I can to help in the months, weeks, days, and hours that lead up to the event.
MEANING. PURPOSE. HEALING. SPIRITUALITY.
We are a spiritual center for individuals seeking meaning, purpose, and healing in The Afternoon of Life (midlife and beyond).
We are Ariela and Baruch HaLevi, co-founders of Soul Centered, and a couple who is passionate about reimagining The Afternoon of Life (midlife and beyond).
Our mission is to empower our clients and community in consciously creating new goals, proactively designing new rules, and practically implementing new tools, as they discover their innate healing wisdom, live wholeheartedly, and unleash their soul in ways that are only possible during The Afternoon of Life.…
End of Life Doula & Intuitive Energy Worker
Sara Aumann is an INELDA End of Life Doula, intuitive energy healer and podcaster here to help you usher in real, transformed healing.
Her personal story is one of loss and resilience; in 2016, she experienced multiple losses so great it would have brought anyone to their knees, but through consistent inner work, she was able to alchemize loss into evolution. Her passion is to support people in their 20 – 30’s and their families through loss and grief.
Sara E. Stewart
End-of-Life Doula, Yoga Teacher, Meditation Guide & Officiant
It is simple… what do you do to live YOUR best life? Regardless of any condition or diagnoses, are you living the fullness of your true authentic self? It is a remarkably interesting dichotomy to be happy and/or content, until the very last breath.
Dianna Vagianos Armentrout
Dianna Vagianos Armentrout offers workshops and classes on grief and loss. Her class on Pregnancy and Infant Loss is modeled after her book Walking the Labyrinth of Heart: A Journey of Pregnancy, Grief and Newborn Death which details her pregnancy and grief journey of receiving a life-limiting diagnosis for her unborn baby mid-pregnancy. Her book has helped people let go of their loved ones at the end of their life, including Kirsty Reyes who said Dianna’s words helped her take care of her mother who was dying of Parkinson’s and Alzheimer’s diseases.…
Chun Hwa LLC
The mission of Chun Hwa LLC, translation – One with Heaven, is to offer Transition Care Planning services to clarify, organize and communicate through an end-of-life plan, ensuring that one’s last wishes will be carried out and honored. This begins with Advance Care Planning.
Crispin Sargent, founder of Chun Hwa LLC in 2016, is a certified advanced care planner and can assist with preparing medical directives and facilitating the conversation with named agents to ensure that instructions are met.…
Sara E. Stewart
As people go from home health care, to nursing homes to hospice, advanced care planning documentation completions increase. In 2020, Advanced Directive completions among black patients increased by 41 percent, yet this number is still less than non-persons of color. My speaking addresses this disparity and works to align end-of-life care preferences and documentation for all people.…
Labyrinth of the Heart Center, LLC
The Labyrinth of the Heart Center, LLC was created to support families going through pregnancy and infant loss and grief in order to honor our dead and our journeys with them in unity and love. Classes are offered to support families by learning appropriate communication skills around death, using ritual and creative arts for healing, and strengthening networks and communities.…
Tawnya offers presentations and workshops on topics that include but are not limited to:
- Home Funerals & Community Death Care (law, logistics, ritual, & more)
- Medical Aid in Dying
- Voluntary Stopping of Eating & Drinking
- Eulogy & Obituary Writing
- Eco-Friendly Options in Death
- Grief in the Workplace
- Disenfranchised Grief
- Suicidal Ideation
Have a special request?…
4 Winds / 5 Elements Counseling and Healing Arts, LLC
When all the pieces of life feel scattered, I empower my clients to find meaning and hope, restoring a sense of balance to their lives. I am passionate about helping clients to navigate their way through the transitions life hands us, and the changes that often result in a wide range of emotions that accompany these experiences.…
End-of-Life Doula, CEOLC President and Co-Founder
My mission is to be a compassionate companion on life’s final journey. With a calm and loving presence, I advocate for the dying person and his/her personal choices about End-of-Life decisions and care, as well as providing much-needed support for the loved ones. I hope to inspire others to see death as a natural transition with its own innate gifts and beauty, rather than something to be feared and avoided.
My mission is to make death a part of life. I want to provide practical information, compassionate presence, and artful strategies for people at all stages of life and health. I support individuals and their loved ones as they prepare for the inevitable and mysterious transition.
Maggie Gannon is a board certified Adult Gerontology Clinical Nurse Specialist with over 29 years experience working with head and neck cancer patients. She has used her combined decades of professional experience to create a specific end-of-life planning technology to help change the way the world thinks about death, increasing the quality of life for any one sick or healthy as they navigate life’s final chapter.…
Cindy Kaufman offers audiences her wide range of skills as an educator, speaker, and international best-selling author of “The Mortal’s Guide to Dying Well – Practical Wisdom From an End of Life Doula.” Cindy’s end-of-life experiences working directly with patients and families spans more than 25 years, giving her a breadth and depth of knowledge that allows her to create presentations, seminars, webinars, and courses befitting audiences of any size or variety.…
End-of-Life Doula, CEOLC First Vice-President & Co-Founder
My passion is to help create unique, one-of-a kind tributes for those who wish to leave a legacy of their personal values, beliefs, blessings, and advice to future generations. My specialty is Living Celebration of Life Memorials, also known as Living Funerals, Living Wakes… The Celebration of a Lifetime. I look forward to hearing your life story!
End-of-Life Doula, Co-Founder and Second Vice-President, Membership
My mission is to empower those who are dying to experience their final milestone with dignity and grace. I seek to provide support for people with terminal diagnoses and their loved ones. I am a compassionate companion in sacred service to honor the final chapter in others’ stories.
End-of-Life Doula, Ecotherapy Facilitator, Yoga Instructor (E-RYT & YACEP)
Yoga and nature therapy facilitation for end-of-Life Doula services, 1:1 coaching, workshops, & retreats
Laura Walker, Writer
- Marketing and communications professional with comprehensive organizational and leadership skills
- Project manager with advanced ability to balance priority with deadline in work planning, collaboration and execution
- Business-to-business acumen, technical writing and editing proficiency, perceptive and versed content writer
- WordPress website creator with knowledge of best SEO practices, analytics, social and other digital media marketing
- Master’s degree in writing, 15 years teaching college-level English, 17+ years professional writing and editing experience.
I have over five years’ experience leading classes and lectures on mindfulness, meditation, and yoga philosophy as a Yoga Alliance Continuing Education Provider. My final presentation for business school can be found on their YouTube channel, in which I introduce my doula practice Outside Rites, Ltd. and Corpse Pose Yoga.
I offer free 30-45 minute presentations to hospice and hospital staff on what an end of life doula is and can provide in partnership with the medical team.
I am trained by the International End of Life Doula Association. I’m certified Reiki II and have completed several other trainings for my own personal development that round out my offerings….studying loving kindness meditation with monks, Landmark Worldwide curriculum for living, mediumship and empowered wisdom, outlaw yoga, essential oils, oracle and tarot cards and crystal use.…
Vanessa Johnston has delivered many successful presentations for all types of organizations, from small church groups to the statewide Colorado Guardianship Association. As an End-of-Life Doula, her passion lies in describing the many facets of the modern Death-Positive Movement. This new approach to death and dying attempts to demystify the process that is the natural final milestone for everyone.…
Map Your Care: Illness & Grief Counseling, LLC
Map Your Care: Illness & Grief Counseling offers a full range of counseling services to help you soften your fears and live your best life. From the first rumbling of thoughts about your health through the end of your life and beyond, I can help you map out what’s important to you as you move through life and help provide support to your family along the way.…
As a non-medical professional trained to care for terminally ill persons, I tend to their physical, emotional and yes, spiritual needs during the transition process. I can also assist them with health care proxy as well as legacy projects for those left behind. I am happy to assist family members with moving through their own process as it is often forgotten about.…
About HeartLight Center
Since 2001, the HeartLight Center – a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization – has welcomed thousands of grieving people just like you. Together, we have created an open, compassionate community that offers strength, peace, and the support you need to move forward.
Through support groups and education, we are committed to giving you the resources you need to help you feel heard, seen, and validated.…
Janet Reichart, LCSW
My End of Life Doula work empowers clients and their families to actively participate in the end of life process in ways that bring deeper meaning and engagement during this sacred transition.
For as long as I can remember, I have been passionate about holding space for people who are experiencing the sacred transition at end of life, whether they are dying, or they are caring for a loved one who is dying.…
My calling is helping people be less afraid of death. By helping them to provide their loved ones with a planned and funded funeral or memorial service, they create a path for bereavement, long before it’s need. Truly, I help people live a better, more meaningful life.
A seasoned speaker, I bring deep experience in death care to a broad range of audiences around the country, sharing insights and approaches on how to have those difficult conversations and how to address sensitive issues.…