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.


Holiday Grief Online CEU: Togetherness with family is a key theme for the holidays, which can make the holidays difficult for people who are grieving the loss of a loved one. Take Cornerstone of Hope’s Holiday Grief CEU to learn how you can help those grieving during the holidays. In order to receive a CEU certificate, you must take the entire CEU quiz with a 100% completion. There is no charge for this online CEU. Upon registering for CEU programs, registrants will receive an email verifying submission and registration. If you do not receive an email, your registration is not complete.

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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.