• Grief and Trauma Counseling
  • Bereavement Support Services
  • Help for families struggling with grief
  • Help for children impacted by trauma and grief
  • Crises Response


With nationally recognized expertise, the Wendt Center for Loss and Healing is a premier resource for restoring hope and healthy functioning to adults, teens and children who are coping with grief, loss and trauma in the Greater Washington region.

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Hear Our Voices

Minute Monologues

In this Minute Monologue series, hear the voices of our supporters, clients, staff, and leadership.
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2016 Annual Benefit

Join us on Wednesday, October 26
6:30 – 9:30 pm
Four Seasons, Georgetown

Emcee: David Gregory
Speakers include very special clients to share their stories:
• Jennifer Camel Toueg
• John DeDakis


Save the Date - Wendt 41st Annual Benefit - October 26, 2016

In the News

The Year of Magical Thinking

This one-woman show, “The Year of Magical Thinking,” based on Joan Didion’s memoir, will be performed at the Arena Stage from October 7 – November 20, 2016.  The show stars Kathleen Turner as Joan Didion, who embarks on an emotional journey for hope amidst grief in the year following her husband’s death and her daughter’s […]

Wendt Center Honored on Capitol Hill

The Wendt Center for Loss and Healing was honored on Capitol Hill as part of the DC Crisis Response Team by the Congressional Victims’ Rights Caucus for its work in the aftermath of the Navy Yard shootings.
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