This workshop series is designed to provide fellowship, conversation and support among those grieving the loss of a loved one.  Each month we will read a fiction novel. Discussion revolves around the characters and personal reactions to events in the novel as well as how grief changes our perceptions. Registrants are responsible for acquiring their own book. 

Group Type: Workshop

Participant Age: Adult​– limited to 15 participants

Location: Virtual through phone or computer on Zoom

Date/Time: Fridays: May 15, June 5, July 10, & August 7; 2:00-3:30 PM

Counselor: Chesley Simpson, LCSW;, 703-333-6954, Roxanne Woodward, MSW;, 703-957-1867

Registration and consent for Zoom required.


  • Occurred Friday, May 15th, 2020 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
  • Occurred Friday, June 5th, 2020 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
  • Occurred Friday, July 10th, 2020 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
  • Occurred Friday, August 7th, 2020 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

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