Marie C. Ricks (licensed associate counselor)
Marie‘s sensitive approach to grief and loss comes from her personal loss of a young son to leukemia and a granddaughter to stillbirth. Her life experience also includes the loss of her parents, cousins, and grandparents.
Marie is also licensed associate counselor with Family Strategies in Mesa, AZ who specializes in helping others find solace after their own losses. She conducts a weekly Grief and Loss Group on Thursdays from 6:00-7:30 p.m. as part of a total Grief and Loss Program. Please learn more and register, see http://www. familystrategies.org/Grief- Loss-Adult.html
She is also a motivational speaker and would be happy to speak to your family or community group about understanding and responding to grief.