Stephanie is a Certified Rehabilitation Counselor (CRC) and a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) in West Virginia with a specialty in loss and grief issues. She acted as the Director of the WV Family Grief Center for four years, and she was one of the founders of that non-profit agency and is currently a Board member. Her experience includes presenting grief, loss, and chronic sorrow workshops and classes for professionals; training volunteers in the art of active listening; and facilitating various grief support groups. She is currently semi-retired and doing individual counseling as a private practitioner in West Virginia. She lives in Lancaster, Pennsylvania.