Life Perspectives® is the global leader in education, research, expertise and support after reproductive loss including miscarriage and abortion, without religious or political affiliation. Life Perspectives provides training and resources to health professionals including hospitals, medical professionals, therapists, social workers and pregnancy centers, as well as community and faith leaders. Life Perspectives is nationally accredited by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) and the National Association of Social Workers, and approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing and the California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists to provide continuing education. Life Perspectives is at the forefront of creating impartial and impactful research to understand the way individuals process reproductive losses, and to establish global standards for offering compassionate care. Life Perspectives also offers a safe place, without religious or political affiliation, for those impacted by miscarriage and abortion at MiscarriageHurts.com® and AbortionChangesYou.com®. Life Perspectives is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit.
Receive training and credit for your license. Life Perspectives is approved by the National Association of Social Workers and the California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists to sponsor continuing education for LMFTs, LCSWs, LPCCs, and LEPs.
Life Perspectives is approved by the State of California Board of Registered Nursing as a Continuing Education Provider. Receive specific training and credit for your license while learning a variety of effective communication modalities, practical applications, and personal self-care strategies.
Our unique Reproductive Grief Care Training for pregnancy centers and pregnancy clinics will broaden your organization's understanding of reproductive loss and the grief that surrounds it. You can bring hope, healing and resources to hurting people who may be suffering and alone.
Community & Faith Based
Is your organization a safe place to talk about reproductive grief and loss? Life Perspectives offers training for leaders who want their organizations to become a safe place for individuals to share about loss and begin the healing journey.
Community & Faith-Based
A Desire to Create Healing from Personal Loss
Responding to the urgent need to provide support for over 2 million couples experiencing reproductive loss in the U.S. each year, Life Perspectives is dedicated to effecting the widespread adoption of a reproductive loss standard of care through grief care education, data collection and research, and the provision of healing resources. We invite you to join our efforts.
Michaelene Fredenburg, CEO/President
"The printed resources provide a safe place where grief after miscarriage or abortion is both acknowledged and provided a venue for processing."
Dr. Gary Strauss, EdD, Professor of Psychology, Biola
“Life Perspectives has the opportunity to influence the next generation of therapists.”
Paul Mulligan, CEO, Catholic Charities Phoenix & Life Perspectives’ Expansion Task Force
"This work that you are doing is gold!"
School Based Family Counseling Student Association, Cal State Los Angeles
“We think it’s important for our staff to have Life Perspectives’ training to better respond and support clients. This allows us to reach them on a new level, leading them to a place where healing can begin.”
Michelle Freitas, Haven of Hope, San Diego Rescue Mission
"Thank you for the wonderful training. I have received nothing but positive feedback!"
Captain Terry Gordon, Chaplain, Southwest Region Director, USN
"Life Perspectives is the standard for reproductive grief care."
Dr. Aaron Kheriaty, Associate Professor of Psychiatry University of California Irvine School of Medicine