Meet Stacey Canfield

Stacey Canfield
Founder and Visionary of Soul Sitters

Best-selling author and pioneering thought-leader Stacey Canfield empowers those facing the loss of a loved one with guidance and resources that transform a frightening time of life into an experience filled with hope, dignity and love. Canfield created Soul Sitters to provide a comforting place of community and expert insight for those in need of guidance during a time of life often neglected – before the death of a loved one. Canfield’s mission is to raise awareness that this often scary and uncertain journey can instead be filled with hope, dignity and love. Through her popular live workshops and keynote presentations, Amazon best-selling book “The Soul Sitter Handbook: What to do when a loved one is dying” and online community, Canfield is redefining how our culture approaches the subject of death and loss – making sure that people have the tools to help them navigate the grieving and healing process in time to say a “good” goodbye without regrets.

Speaking Opportunities

Stacey Canfield is available to speak to your group in a number of different ways. Take a look at the options below; let us know if one works for you, or if we can design something that meets your specific needs.

Keynote Speaker

A thought-provoking and stimulating presentation is a great way to engage a conference or meeting or serve as the highlight. Stacey connects with audiences by introducing the mission of Soul Sitting and its powerful healing message. Well before you may be faced with the untimely circumstance of losing a loved one, this enriching content is valuable and applicable in everyday living. 1-2 hours

Keynote Bonus

For longer keynote programs, Stacey can expand on her keynote presentation to engage audiences with her material and each other. She facilitates thoughtful and interactive exchange that transforms people’s perception on the topic of death to the possibilities of living your best life by maximizing the time you have left. 2-4 hours.

Soul Sitter Workshops by Stacey

Stacey’s workshops include an engaging combination of exercises and activities that are focused on sharing soul sitting stories of inspiration. Stacey facilitates the day around the three pilars of Soul Care found in The Soul Sitter’s Handbook. (The S.T.E.P.S, The Positive Grief Method and The Passage Plan) 4-6 hours.

Multiple-Day Training and Retreats

When one day isn’t enough, Stacey offers multiple-day training for Hospice staff or volunteer corps. In addition, retreats for family grief support groups or individuals wanting to explore the depths of preparing their Soul Sitter inspired Passage Plan. 10-15 hours

To request a speakers kit and learn more about how Stacey can speak to your group, contact