ENHANCED PEER SUPPORT CERTIFICATION
Designed to meet the needs of today’s world.
Developed exclusively for those who want to coach others and their community through grief, this enhanced peer support training is the first of its kind to blend practical knowledge, applied experience, and the pillars of trauma into a comprehensive certification that includes community outreach.
Specialists learn best practices and the skills necessary to confidently provide quality bereavement services and outreach programs that serve their entire community and beyond.
- How to work from a trauma informed perspective
- How to mitigate the effects of emotional trauma
- Peer support best practices
- How to provide individual support
- How to facilitate and coordinate group support
- How to facilitate debriefings
- How to coordinate community vigils
- How to conduct community presentations and workshops
- How to offer resilience tools
- Program templates and resources
- Free IGI listing
- Ongoing support for success
IMPORTANCE OF CERTIFICATION
The certification aligns with IGI’s dedication to investing in community resilience by helping individuals to develop and execute programs and services that have a positive impact on their community. Certification establishes credibility and expertise in the field of bereavement skills with delivery of effective, useful and quality outreach.
Host a training. Earn free registration!
West Coast: Lynda Cheldelin Fell | 360-510-8590
East Coast: Linda Findlay | 315-725-6132
NEXT CLASS TBA
Become a Certified iCare Grief Support Specialist™ and learn to provide quality bereavement services.
To be announced
Live online class
Who is it for?
Anyone who is interested in becoming more than just a certified grief coach.
What can a Certified iCare Grief Support Specialist™ do?
Certified individuals are fully trained to offer both individual and group peer grief support in any setting. They can facilitate groups, coach individuals, coordinate community vigils, lead workshops and presentations, and learn how to offer professional debriefings.
What makes us different from other grief coaching certifications?
The Certified iCare Specialist™ curriculum is specifically designed to meet the needs of today’s world. Recent events have shown that no town is safe from a mass casualty incident. Certified iCare Specialists™ are trained to help grieving individuals, groups, and entire communities.