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


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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Minute Monologues

In this Minute Monologue series, hear the voices of our supporters, clients, staff, and leadership.
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Because you won't want to miss Facebook's COO, Sheryl Sandberg!

What: Wendt Center's 2017 Annual Benefit
When: October 11, 2017
Where: Four Seasons Hotel in Georgetown

Emcee: David Gregory
Special Guest Speaker: Sheryl Sandberg

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If you’re already broken up, the grief might be mixed with relief. Michelle Palmer lends her expert insight to help illuminate this issue. Check out the article from the Washington Post: What Happens When a Spouse Dies in the Middle of a Divorce?