Grief – What it is and suggestions for healing

GRIEF What it is and suggestions for healing This past year, there was collective loss felt in a variety of ways. Here in the U.S. alone, we lost over 600,000 of our fellow Americans to a highly transmissible novel virus. Globally, the disease this virus causes has claimed the lives of nearly 4 million people.…

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What is a Death Doula and the Top 7 Questions Answered

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1.What is a Death Doula? A Death Doula is a non-medical person trained to care for someone holistically (physically, emotionally and spiritually) at the end of life. Death Doulas are also known around the world as: end of life coaches, soul midwives, transition guides. death coaches, doula to the dying, end of life doulas, death…

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How Embracing Death Allows Us to Live Fully


Suzanne B. O’Brien here, I have been saying for a long time that people at the end of life can teach us everything about living if we would only listen to them. As an End of Life practitioner, I was blown away by how much more enriched my life became after I started to work…

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Death Doula Global Summit Announced!

Global Death Doula Summit

Suzanne B. O’Brien here, On October 12th-18th, we will be hosting the first ever Global Death Doula Summit. Ever since my volunteer hospice trip to Zimbabwe, Africa in 2012, I have always been moved by how much more similar we are than different and how we are all connected in this thing called life. Death can teach us…

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Live Semester Starts Next Week! Free Webinar TONIGHT!

Live Semester

Suzanne B. O’Brien here, Two to three times a year I open my world-class online Certified End of Life Doula and Doulagivers Specialist Trainings as a Live Academic Semester. These courses are always available as self-paced study courses that can be completed at your convenience, but when my schedule permits, I teach the whole curriculum…

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Doulagivers Early Registration Deal Ends Soon

Doulagivers' Registration

Suzanne B. O’Brien here, Last night, I hosted a Live Q&A Webinar and it was great! We had a lot of people join in and ask wonderful questions regarding the upcoming Live Semester and our Doulagivers Training Programs. Many students have been taking advantage of the 50% Early Registration Discount that I am currently offering directly on…

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Sneak Peek At Doulagivers Level 3 Training

Doulagivers Training

Suzanne B. O’Brien here, The LAST Live Online Semester of 2020 with Doulagivers begins Tuesday, October 6th! Early Enrollment Discounts and Bonuses are available NOW until Sunday, September 27th at 12am ET! Last week I shared with you some tips from Level 2 of my Doulagivers Certified End of Life Doula Program. We discussed the importance of understanding the…

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A Special Look Into Doulagivers Level 2 Training

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Suzanne B. O’Brien here, Last week I shared with you the Doulagivers 3 Phases of End of Life Care Model that is a staple in the Doulagivers Certified End of Life Doula Training. This model of care is unique to Doulagivers Trainings and has been used successfully by tens of thousands of Doulas and families in over…

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Special Live Semester Certified End Of Life Training Opportunity

Support and Continuity At End of life and beyond

Suzanne B. O’Brien here, I am excited to share with you that early enrollment is open NOW for the Doulagivers Live Online Semester starting October 6th, 2020! This will be the LAST Live Semester opportunity of the year. Right now, you can enroll in either the Doulagivers Certified End of Life Doula or Doulagivers Specialist programs for 50% off the standard pricing and there are great bonuses…

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New “Ask A Death Doula” Episode Top Lessons With Dr. Karen Wyatt

Ask a Death Doula Blog

Suzanne B. O’Brien here, The “Ask a Death Doula” Podcast is a show hosted by Hospice and Oncology nurse Suzanne B. O’Brien. Ask a Death Doula will chronicle the Death Doula movement. We will interview leaders in this progressive movement from around the world as well as patients, families, and Death Doulas. Ask a Death Doula:…

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