This is a self-paced course and all participants can access and revisit course materials as they please. Materials include a 3-hour recorded lecture, a video on death rituals, and four handouts with curated materials and resources.
Carlyle Coash, MA, BCC has spent many years in the fields of performance, education and spiritual counseling. His life has been a series of firsts, blazing away into the unknown so that others can walk the path a little easier. As a spiritual counselor in hospice and palliative care, he created hundreds of rituals and life transitions, assisting others to find clarity about the most essential elements in their lives.
He works with trauma, grief and major life changes with people of many ages. He specialized in pediatric palliative care and end of life, working with dynamic teams in Colorado and California. He contributed to the creation of the book Making Healthcare Whole and has a chapter published in The Arts of Contemplative Care by Wisdom Press.
He is also a founder of The Actor's Gymnasium, a Chicago-based school dedicated to the alternative theatre arts and performance. He is certified as a Mindfulness Meditation Instructor and is the first Tibetan Buddhist practitioner to be Board Certified through the Association of Professional Chaplains. He is also honored to be a part of Wisdom Spring, a nonprofit that creates water and education projects in Africa, India and Nepal.