Certification in

Grief Therapy as Meaning Reconstruction

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Information Sheet for GTMR Certification Program.

GTMR Certification Overview (Total Learning Hours: 55)

A. Online/Onsite Components (click here for more details)
  1.  Core Courses: 18 hours (six 3-hour modules)

  2.  Techniques Modules: 9 hours (three 3-hour modules)

  3.  Case Studies: 4 hours (two 2-hour modules)

  4.  Practicum Studio: 6 hours (two 3-hour practice sessions with coaching)

  5.  Mentoring: 3 hours (three 1-hour sessions)

NoteAll of the above components can be taken in either online or onsite versions, in any combination the leaner desires.
B. Online Components (click here for more details)
  1. Orientation to Meaning Reconstruction: 12-hour self-study of readings with 4 brief  reflection papers

  2. Session Evaluation: 3-hour component with video and transcript analysis and evaluation by a PI faculty member

Fee Structure (click here for more details)
  • Category A Online Components: $99 per module, or $1,584 USD if all requirements are completed online.  (If components are completed as part of onsite training, costs vary somewhat subject to variations in different regions.)
  • Category B Online Components: $690 USD 
  • Total estimated cost: $2,284-3,500 USD
Completion of all the required components leads to Certification in Grief Therapy as Meaning Reconstruction (GTMR).  All licensed or registered counselors or therapists completing GTMR Certification will be listed on the Portland Institute website as part of our Global Provider Network.
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