Mission: To provide professionally facilitated support groups, individual counseling and special programs for bereaved children, teens and adults; and to be the primary community resource for providing comprehensive grief support, advocacy and education. To create a safe, caring community for those grieving.
Programs: Tristesse grief center's primary program is to provide professional grief counseling for those who have suffered a loss. The grief center employs experienced professionals to help clients return to their daily routine equipped with new coping skills and stronger support systems. Tristesse helps clients adjust and re-enter their work and personal life enviornments.
oklahoma's first overnight bereavement camp for children age 8 - 18 who have been impacted by the death of a loved one.
Losing a loved one can be difficult. I've been fortunate to have the loving support of family and friends and my faith to help me through times of loss. I am also fortunate to have not suffered a devastating loss in my life. As a current board member, I have hear the stories of many who have come to the Grief Center and have learned to cope with the grief. The Tristesse Grief Center helps anyone, regardless of their ability to pay, who has suffered any type of loss. Licensed counselors with experience in this area provide individual sessions, as well as group sessions. The center hosts holiday healing and personal healing activities. They have also expanded into the public school system, offering support and services to students after a tragedy. This is the only organization is Tulsa providing this kind of service to the community.