Ashley Mielke is a Registered Psychologist, Advanced Certified Grief Recovery Specialist®, and Founder and Director of The Grief and Trauma Healing Centre Inc. in Edmonton, Alberta. Ashley is also an international speaker and the exclusive Canadian Certification Trainer for The Grief Recovery Institute.
Ashley has facilitated grief and loss workshops for multi-million-dollar corporations, non-profit organizations, small businesses, the Government of Canada, and the City of Edmonton. Ashley co-authored a book with The Grief Recovery Institute titled, Postpartum Grief, she is a frequent media contributor, and she has been featured in Huffington Post Canada, Canadian Funeral News, Canadian Living, and Edmonton Lifestyle News.
Ashley is a heart-centred, purpose-driven leader, with a deep passion for serving others who have experienced loss of any kind. Ashley was called to her purpose in the wake of a number of painful losses in her own life, including the tragic suicide of her father.
Ashley’s personal healing fueled her passion to empower others to move beyond the pain and loneliness caused by loss and reclaim their sense of well-being and purpose. Nothing makes Ashley feel more alive than the opportunity to impact others lives through the shared human experience of loss.
The instructor(s) were fantastic and were really able to model heart with ears. I have been given this gift and process that I can not only use for my loss, but help others as well. This aligns perfectly with my vision and making the world a better place, one interaction at a time.04/29/2020
The Grief Recovery Certification Training is the most valuable tool we can use in our Personal and Professional lives. It's a life altering course that everyone should partake in. The trainers are amazing and you will find life long friends along the way.02/25/2020
I had a very positive experience at the training. It was very eye opening to realize how so many people are connected through grief and this program gives people the tools to move forward.02/25/2020
The grief recovery method facilitator training is an incredible class. It is practical and can be applied to all types of loss. Ashley was a terrific facilitator. I have renewed sense of hope for the future.09/09/2019
I gained so much more from this experience than I had expected. I can't wait to start my first group!09/08/2019
I have been looking for a way to help people, while preparing for my life after retirement. Through the GRM Certification training, I met so many like minded peers, who opened my eyes to the different opportunities to utilize the GRM training. I can't say enough, what a privilege it was to learn with the amazing group we had.08/30/2019