Holding Space for Pregnancy Loss Training with Amy Wright Glenn
Friday, October 19, 1pm-6pm
"Holding Space for Pregnancy Loss is designed to benefit midwives, obstetricians, doulas, nurses, prenatal yoga teachers, hospital chaplains, ministers, therapists, and pastoral care providers who support women and their families through pregnancy loss. Bereaved parents and their family and friends are warmly welcome. The training is open to all.
Amy will guide participants through a heartfelt analysis of three key components central to holding space for grieving mothers and their families."
Amy Wright Glenn earned her MA in Religion and Education from Teachers College, Columbia University. She taught for eleven years in the Religion and Philosophy Department at The Lawrenceville School in New Jersey earning the Dunbar Abston Jr. Chair for Teaching Excellence. She is a Kripalu Yoga teacher, Birthing Mama® Prenatal Yoga and Wellness Teacher Trainer, (CD)DONA birth doula, hospital chaplain, and founder of the Institute for the Study of Birth, Breath, and Death. Amy is a regular contributor to PhillyVoice and self-published her first book: Birth, Breath, and Death: Meditations on Motherhood, Chaplaincy, and Life as a Doula. Her second book, Holding Space: On Loving, Dying, and Letting Go, is published by Parallax Press.
$100 early bird — pay before September 20th
$130 regular tuition