Grief Counselling Training

in Singapore

An Integrative Model

for Grief and Loss Series:

Reconstructing the Shattered Pieces in the Valley of Death

Earn Credits for 1 Core Course for
all PI Certification Programmes
and 3 Techniques Modules toward
Certification in Grief Therapy as Meaning Reconstruction
Offered by the Portland Institute.

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To be scheduled

in Jan-Mar 2023

Presented by

Carolyn Ng


Associate Director, Portland Institute for Loss and Transition

Fellow in Thanatology, Association of Death Education and Counseling

Therapist, Anchorage for Loss and Transition

 EARLY BIRD till 15 December 2021

Just SGD$650 for 2-day workshop!

In the course of counselling, you may come across clients who struggle with restoring their lives after losing their loved ones through different modes of death.  This training will introduce an integrative model from the meaning reconstruction perspectives and equip you with the necessary meaning-oriented tools to enable clients to reconstruct their shattered lives in the aftermath of loss. 


  • Conceptualize the impacts of loss on one’s life using using trauma-related theories

  • Apply meaning-oriented intervention tools to facilitate one’s post-loss adjustments


  • Restorative Retelling of A Loss Story

To revisit the event story of loss

  • Externalizing the Inner Pain

To reclaim one's life and self

  • A BRACE for the Lost Footing

To regain the lost grounding

  • Loss Epicentres in Life

To review one's loss history

Interested in

An Integrative Model 

for Grief and Loss Series?

Check out the other 2-day workshop on

Rebuilding the Significant Bond

in the Shadow of Separation

on 24-25 August 2022. 

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Carolyn Ng, PsyD, FT

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Presenting Faculty

Carolyn Ng, PsyD, FT, MMSAC, RegCLR maintains a private practice, Anchorage for Loss and Transition, for training, supervision and therapy in Singapore, while also serving as an Associate Director of the Portland Institute.  Previously she served as Principal Counsellor with the Children’s Cancer Foundation in Singapore, specialising in cancer-related palliative care and bereavement counselling.  She is a registered counsellor, master clinical member and approved supervisor with the Singapore Association for Counselling (SAC), a Fellow in Thanatology with the Association of Death Education and Counselling (ADEC), USA, as well as a consultant to a cancer support and bereavement ministry in Sydney, Australia.  She is certified in Solution-Focused Brief Therapy and Narrative Therapy, and holds an MA in Pastoral Ministry from Trinity Theological Seminary in the USA.  Find out more at:


Dates:  To be scheduled in Jan-Mar 2023

Time:   9am - 5pm

Venue: Academy of Human Development (AHD)

                 43 Middle Road, #03-00, Boon Sing Building,

                 Singapore 188952

                 [Near to Bugis MRT Station - see map]

Tel:      6425-2422



Regular Fee: SGD$725

Early Bird: SGD$650

~ Check with AHD for VCF status ~

 EARLY BIRD till 15 December 2021

Just SGD$650 for 2-day workshop!

For workshop enquiries and registration, please email

For certification enquiries, please email

In collaboration with the Academy of Human Development (AHD) in Singapore, PI provides multiple training series in Meaning Reconstruction Grief Therapy for professionals from diverse disciplines.  

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