Grief Support

Individual, Group and Family Therapy is available by appointment at the Flathead Valley Tamarack Grief Resource Center. 

Please contact the office at (406)261-0724 for more information.

Life After Loss
is a free monthly grief support group for individuals and/or couples who have experienced miscarriage, stillbirth and neonatal loss. The group meets on the second Thursday of each month, from 6:00-7:30pm at North Valley Hospital’s Professional Office Building, 711 13th Street East, Whitefish (across the street from Walgreens). Call Katrina at (406) 261-0724 for more information.

Home Options Hospice
offers Bereavement Support Groups and individual grief counseling. Please contact Jan Seelye, Home Options Bereavement Coordinator at 406-751-4254, or to learn more.

Frontier Hospice
offers bereavement services to any family member, partner, friend or caregiver.  Please call ahead (755-4923) to join one of the following offerings: 

Community Bereavement Support Group:
It is open to the public and free of charge. First Thursday, 6:00-7:00pm at the Frontier Hospice office

Bereavement and Grief Education
, including six-week programs and workshops, may be offered throughout the year. Call 406-755-4923 to learn about upcoming events

SOLAS: Surviving Our Loss After Suicide is a support group for those who have lost a loved one to suicide. Monthly meetings are held on the first Tuesday of the month from 7 – 8:30pm at the Summit Conference Room. Contact Joan Schmidt at or call at 406-871-1008.

13 week grief support program, meeting in the Fall and Spring. Diane Dolvan facilitates this group at Christ Lutheran Church in Whitefish. More information is available at or through the church website at

Family Directed Funerals
with consultant Joan Hearon. Joan can be reached at Her phone number is 406-249-8061.

Risen Christ Catholic Church
offers pastoral counseling with Diane Slobojan who can be reached at:

JoAnn Graves Gill
offers a 12 week grief group in her counseling practice. She can be reached at:

Tammie Wolfe, Wolfe Family Massage, provides Massage Therapy for all ages from a therapist with a
background in Hospice work. Contact her at

Scott Lampshire, DC, Wellness practice.
Contact him at

Department of Children and Family Services Social Workers:
Pat Sylvia and Diane Piorek, are working with children who cannot live with parents. Contact them

Ann Waltz, ND, Naturopathic Physician working with the physiologic effects of stress, trauma and grief, eg. Anxiety, insomnia and depression. Ann can be contacted at 756-0308 or

Katrina Platt, Tamarack Grief Resource Center Flathead Program Coordinator, has worked with various groups and will also be happy to serve as a resource. Katrina can be reached at (406) 261-0724 or

Individual and Family Counselors:

Katrina Platt, MA –, 17 Second Street East, Kalispell, (406) 261-0724

Carrie Thiel, LCPC –, 17 Second Street East #208, Kalispell, (406) 212-2016

Kathleen Hayden –

Thomas J. Reifers –

Jenny Simon-Thomas PhD –

Florance O’Neal LCPC –

Stefan Bean, MSW, LCSW- 723 5th Ave. E. Suite 130, Kalispell, (406) 253.0711

Colleen Lee, LCPC of Touchstone Counseling—(406) 885-6397

Coleen Johnson, MSW, LCSW – (406) 646-2484

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