Bonnie has over 30 years of personal and career counseling experience with children, teens and adults. Her credentials include: MA in Education and Counseling; Certified as a Thanatologist, ADEC (CT); Certificate in Grief and Loss from UC Berkeley; Certificate of Completion, Assoc. of Pet Loss and Bereavement Training Program (APLB); and Certificate of Completion: Kara's Grief and Loss Training Program. Her journey into the Grief Counseling field began through personal explorations of grief and loss in her Buddhist mediation practice. Bonnie has a Grief Counseling private practice in Palo Alto, Ca., working with individuals and couples who have experienced pet and/or human loss. She has facilitated workshops and support groups on Pet Loss for: Non-Profits, Vet Tech schools and Veterinary Clinic staff in the Bay Area of Northern California. She has been interviewed for her pet-loss expertise by: the San Francisco Chronicle, The Palo Alto Weekly, The Paper, and Scout's House's podcast radio show: http://specialpetsspecialneeds.com/2010/01/05/episode-19-part-1-of-2-pet-loss-bereavement/ She is currently writing a pet loss book for children and parents.
Falling in Love Again after Pet-Loss, 15 Apr 2011