Elizabeth Berrien is a Certified Creative Grief Coach™, co-founder of The Respite, A Women’s Resource for Loss & Hope and founder of Soul Widows, a support group for young widows. She is also the award-winning author of Creative Grieving: A Hip Chick’s Path from Loss to Hope. Her grief journey began at age 26 with the loss of her first child, and continued with the passing of her husband a year and a half later. Her mission to help others move through their grief in a positive, healthy way began shortly after. She believes in an empowered journey and serves to light the way for others on their paths to healing.