On-line Counsellor

Cendra [ken'dra] Lynn, Ph.D., the founder of GriefNet, is a Clinical Psychologist, a Certified Traumatologist, and a Certified Social Worker. She has been in private practice in Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA since 1973. Since 1978 she has specialized in grief and bereavement. She co-founded the Michigan Chapter of the Association for Death Education and Counseling [ADEC] in 1983 and was its president from then until 1990. She helped develop the criteria for ADEC certification for Grief Educators and a Grief Counsellors. She is active in various national activities of ADEC, and writes about grief and loss. Follow these links to learn more about Cendra and more about her professional background.

Cendra is available for on-line counselling at counselling@griefnet.org or in-person counselling in Ann Arbor: 734 / 761-1960.



  • One-time email counselling session entails initial description of the situation and request for help, Cendra's initial reply and request for feedback, your reply, then a final response (total of two emails from Cendra): $35
  • One month of counselling (up to 20 responses to your emails in a calendar month - average 5 a week): $100
  • Three months of counseling (15 responses in a calendar month for three months): $250

In Person:

  • Face-to-face counselling: $125 per 50 minute session.

Sliding scale available for people with limited resources; please write or phone [734/761-1960] to discuss arrangements.

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