• Grief and Trauma Counseling
  • Help for families struggling with grief
  • Bereavement Support Services
  • 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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In the News

Mental Health Recognized as Priority in DC Schools

School-Based Mental Health Services Receive Ceremonial Resolution from DC State Board of Education   WASHINGTON, DC – April 18, 2018 – The DC State Board of Education (SBOE) recognized the Resilient Scholars Project (RSP), a program of the Wendt Center for Loss and Healing, with a ceremonial resolution. This honor represents DC SBOE’s conviction that… read more»

Path to Recovery: Dismantling Trauma with Michelle Palmer

We are so thankful to Muslim Nannies for this great interview with Wendt Ceneter Executive Director, Michelle Palmer. Path to Recovery: Dismantling Trauma with Michelle Palmer from Wendt Center for Loss and Healing. Posted by Muslim Nannies on Wednesday, March 7, 2018

Camp Forget-Me-Not /Camp Erin DC June 29 – July 1, 2018

Camper application is now available for the Wendt Center’s 19th annual grief camp for children and teens, which will take place June 29 – July, 1, 2018.  Click here to access the camper and volunteer applications and more information for campers, families, and volunteers.