Transforming Grief

with Mindfulness, Compassion and Community ™


Workshops, Retreats and Personal Coaching

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Dear One,

Welcome to a community of transformation, hope and being with our grief. 

You are fully supported here for things as they are.




Honoring your grief experience.

-YaYa (Yasemin Yamoodo-Isler)


How it works

Local and online grief circles 

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Grief coaching 

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Hope Through a Winding Road

Join the circle of grievers. In our full presence, we find what's to be honored, healed, released and kept.


Grief moves with us and through us. 
Moving towards it may be contradictory yet what may allow us to transform.

— Yasemin Yamodo-Isler (YaYa)


You may wonder how come I display a bright and colorful welcome design. A few years back, in the midst of my fully living and breathing grief, I had wondered, too. Soon, the power of color and vibrancy as a reminder for potential of healing and wholeness- even in the midst of deep sorrow - made itself known to me.

It is only a color. At the same time, the energy of color is alive. Whether you already feel some joy in your life after a significant loss, or not, there is the potential of joy returning to you. Even if it may not resonate or feel possible at the moment, there is hope of returning to a place within your heart that supports You. Remembering the vitality that is within you and returning to joy, even for a moment or two, is a genuine wish and a possibility.

May we carry some hope and joy in our hearts,

in the midst of our sorrows.

-YaYa (Yasemin Yamodo-Isler)