The Whippoorwill Council is an 8 week grief group designed to facilitate an open environment where young people can connect with others who are experiencing death and share their personal stories.
Sunday’s, 1:30 – 3:30, September 10 thru November 19th (no group on October 8 or November 5)
at Sparkroot Farm & Village at the Bend
4435 Moncure Pittsboro Rd, Moncure
(5 miles from Pittsboro Circle)
Contact Cathy Brooksie Edwards to register: 919-548-4963
It is not intended to provide therapy, but rather to create an exploration and opportunity to safely start a healing experience using the tools of:
* Earth Skills
* and discussion to understand and express feelings and grief
This group is designed for youth, ages 15 – 18.
All participates must fill out an intake form.
It is limited to 12 participants and is based on a suggested donation of $10 – $40 per week.
This group is facilitated by Licensed Professional Counselor, Cathy Brooksie Edwards and co-facilitated by Village at the Bend‘s members of Sparkroot and Abundance, Alisa Esposito, Tami Schwerin, Whitney Dane and Michael Clark.
Special guest teachers will include:
Taylor Houchens – Licensed professional counselor and therapeutic drummer.
Good Godar, Director of GoConscious Earth and Earth Skills teacher.
Janice Marie Durand, NC Licensed Massage & Somatic Bodywork Therapist, and Founder/Director of Tree of Life Center, a healing center. She is founder/director of Turtle Island Girls Camp specializing in empowerment of our youth and Earth skills education.