Students are challenged to think outside the box during this highly interactive workshop where powerful mock funeral and memorial ceremonies are created to honor the dead.
"This was more than a learning experience, this was a sacred experience... discovering how to channel the frazzled energy of still-fresh grief into something that matters... both personally, and on a larger scale."
- Laurie Ciardullo
The role of the Celebrant
Designing & producing the service
Virtual services at bedside, in the ICU, witness cremation
Creating sacred space
Writing the eulogy
Channeling the grief
Ritual and tributes
Opening and closing remarks/prayers & poems
Graveside services/Sea Burial services
"This workshop is incredibly intense, challenging, deeply moving and so much fun!! Everyone should have this experience so they can be prepared when a loved one dies." - Kym Chartrand