Holding Space for Pregnancy Loss

~ Five hour, Live Trainings ~
both online and in-person

Live in-person or online Holding Space for Pregnancy Loss Trainings are taught by inspiring/skillful Institute teachers and Institute founder Amy Wright Glenn. Institute teachers compassionately and wisely prepare participants to more confidently and clearly hold space for one of life’s most painful and devastating losses.

Note, these offerings are distinct from the 15-hour, self-guided, pre-recorded Holding Space for Pregnancy Loss online course. Learn more about that course here.

For doulas seeking CEUs ~ please note: Birth Arts International offers 5 CEUs to members who successfully complete both the in-person and online training. DONA International has approved the Holding Space for Pregnancy Loss training for 5 CEU hours when it is offered in person (not online) through their Alternate-B category. 

Holding Space for Pregnancy Loss
5-hour Online Workshop
$90 USD
*Scholarships available

Participants register individually with the teacher that is teaching their chosen workshop based upon the calendar below. Currently, due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the course is taught online only by Institute teachers in accordance to the calendar listed below.

October 2021

October 18 & 25~ Join Institute teacher Joanne Zerdy, for a 5-hour, online Holding Space for Pregnancy Loss training. The five-hour training will be split into two sections. 1-3:30pm EST.
To register, contact Joanne: grow@invitingabundance.net

November 2021

November 14 & 21~ Join Institute teacher Joanne Zerdy, for a 5-hour, online Holding Space for Pregnancy Loss training. The five-hour training will be split into two sections. 1-3:30pm EST.
To register, contact Joanne: grow@invitingabundance.net

HOLDING SPACE FOR PREGNANCY LOSS Institute Teachers


Joanne Zerdy, PhD is a former university professor in theatre arts, Joanne brings her experience as an educator, researcher, and grieving parent to her work at Inviting Abundance, co-created by Joanne and her husband Will Daddario (Listen to their Circle of Care webinar HERE).  In addition to teaching Holding Space for Pregnancy Loss trainings, Joanne facilitates an online Grief Mapping course, a Grief Pen Pal Project, and Creative Grief Workshops. She also utilizes her communication, writing, editing, and curriculum-design skills as an education consultant. As part of her personal grief work since the death of her baby boy Finlay, Joanne studies permaculture design and herbal medicine; she makes herb-infused honeys and herbal tea blends for Finlay’s Garden. She enjoys exploring the outdoors with Finlay’s younger brothers, Phalen and Ren, and, when time allows, drinking a quiet cup of tea.  grow@invitingabundance.net