Professional Training


For the last 16 years, Cornerstone of Hope has had a reputation of providing excellent clinical services and programs to bereaved children, teens and adults. In addition, Cornerstone of Hope’s Bereavement Training Institute has provided training on all aspects of grief and loss to community agencies, businesses, universities, schools, hospitals, and churches.

Many of our bereavement trainings include CEU credits for counselors, social workers, and nurses, where noted.


Cleveland | Trainings offered in Cleveland, Ohio include Crisis Management, Disenfranchised Grief, The Impact of Grief on Mental Health and Addiction Recovery, Forgiveness, Suicide, Opioid Loss, Cultural Competence, The Impact of Culture in Clinical Supervision, School Crisis Team Training, Theology of Grief, and many other topics. We are holding a Bereavement Symposium on the topic of Suicide, Self-Injury, and Violence in the Schools in October 2019. We offer half-day educational programs on a variety of topics. In addition, we regularly offer Group Facilitator Trainings and Advanced Grief Group Facilitation Skills. View Cleveland Training Opportunities

Columbus | Trainings offered at the Columbus, Ohio location include Group Facilitator Training, and we also work with organizations to design an educational program that meets the needs of their staff. View Columbus Training Opportunities

Lima | Trainings offered at the Lima, Ohio location include Anticipatory Grief, Boundaries, Building Up Kids, Creative Interventions, Ethics, Grief & Traumatic Loss, Group Dynamics & Interventions, Integrating Counseling & Faith, Parent Support, Self-Regulations, Stress, Anxiety & Depression, and Marriage Training. Click here for more information.