Tuesday, July 14, 2020
Loving Spirit Offers Free Webinar Addressing Loss
Monday, June 1, 2020


Learn how to transform the journey of loss into an experience that makes you stronger during a Loving Spirit webinar series that will launch today.

The free webinar will be available beginning today in a partnership through the Community Library.

Registration is open at www.lovingspiritwebinar.com and a workbook will be available to download after registration.

The webinar is available to view anytime through Dec. 31, 2020, and will be accessible on computers, notepads, cell phones and Apple TV. It is closed-captioned for the hearing impaired, and a Spanish edition is scheduled for release by July 1.

The webinar will teach techniques to support the recovery process of adults who have suffered a major loss in their life, whether the death of a loved one, a divorce, a career change or some other personal change. It will help participants understand how and why we grieve and how to grow stronger from that loss.

Loving Spirit and the Community Library had planned to partner on an all-day workshop in April, but the workshop had to be cancelled by the coronavirus pandemic.

“COVID-19 forced us to cancel our workshops, yet inspired us to find an alternative way to help those who are in pain and grieving,” said Dayle Spencer, board president of Loving Spirit, a Sun Valley-based non-profit. “AS much as we’re missing meeting in person, we’re thrilled to be ale to extend our reach, especially during these days of so much loss.”

In fact, the entire community will benefit from the webinar, whereas the in-person workshop would have been limited to a small number of participants, noted Martha Williams, programs and education manager at The Community Library.

“Loving Spirit has been so generous in partnering with libraries, universities, hospitals, hospices and other organizations around the country to make this webinar available to all who need it,” she added. “No matter what your story, we can all use support and connection right now.”

Spencer and her husband Will founded Loving Spirit following the death of their daughter Allie at age 28 from the flu. Dayle Spencer wrote two books on grief and loss in the aftermath: “Loving Allie, Transforming the Journey of Loss,” and “Loving Spirit, Self-Help for the Journey of Loss.”

Her organization has held workshops in Idaho, Utah, Arizona, California, Colorado, Florida, Hawaii, Ohio and Illinois during the past six years. They’re always free for participants, made possible by donations of organizations and individuals.




~  Today's Topics ~

Bike Sales, Rentals Surge with Pandemic

The Spot Showcases Performances as it Conducts Virtual Fundraiser

Health Officials To Say Buck Up and Get Serious About COVID



Advertising /Marketing /Public Relations
Inquiries Contact:

Leisa Hollister
Director of Marketing & Public Relations
(208) 450-9993
Got a story? Contact:
Karen Bossick
Editor in Chief
(208) 578-2111
The largest online daily news media service in the Wood River Valley. We are the community leader, publishing 7 days a week. Our publication features current news articles, feature stories, local sports articles/video content articles and the Eye On Sun Valley show 6 days a week on COX Channel 13. See our Kiosks around town throughout the Wood River Valley!
P: 208.720.8212
P.O. Box 1453 Ketchum, ID  83340

© Copyright 2019 Eye on Sun Valley