• Help for children impacted by trauma and grief
  • Help for families struggling with grief
  • Crises Response
  • Bereavement Support Services
  • 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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Hear Our Voices

Minute Monologues

In this Minute Monologue series, hear the voices of our supporters, clients, staff, and leadership.
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Save the Date!

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

Registration now open for all Leadership level sponsors (Wendt Circle, Platinum, Gold, Silver, & Benefactor). Click here.


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What Happens When a Spouse Dies in the Middle of a Divorce?

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?

Immigration Resources

The Wendt Center had the great pleasure of hosting Attorney Steve Schulman, partner at Akin Gump. Mr. Schulman graciously met with many of our clients to shed light on the recent executive orders concerning immigration. At the Wendt Center, we want to do what we can to serve as a resource for our clients who… read more»