Charon Collier is a highly regarded professional in the field of End-of-Life, recognized for her dedication and expertise as an End-of-Life Consultant, Death Doula Coach, and Founder of The Good Death Experience, a Consulting and Education Firm. With her Death Doula Professional Certification from the University of Vermont, and a decade of hospice experience Charon has acquired the skills and knowledge to provide comprehensive and compassionate support to individuals and families during this profound stage of life.
As a Managing Member of the Florida End-of-Life Doula Association (FEOLDA), Charon also plays a vital role in connecting and supporting end-of-life doulas throughout the state. With her multifaceted background and commitment to learning, Charon brings a wealth of experience to her work, positioning herself at the forefront of our approach to navigating the end-of-life journey.
Charon’s journey in end-of-life care began as a Hospice Volunteer, where she dedicated over a decade to offering companionship and grief support to patients and their families. These profound experiences shaped her perspective and fueled her advocacy for a good death experience for every individual. Charon shares her insights and stories in her soon-to-be-published memoir, "The Good Death Experience."
Central to Charon's philosophy is the belief that everyone should have the autonomy and agency to shape their end-of-life journey according to their values and wishes. She empowers individuals to make informed decisions, engage in open conversations, and actively participate in creating a personalized and meaningful end-of-life experience.
Charon's vision is to create a cultural shift, one that embraces death as a natural part of life. She challenges societal taboos and encourages open conversations about death and dying while emphasizing the importance of planning for a "Good Death." Through her tireless efforts, she paves the way for more meaningful end-of-life experiences, envisioning a world where a "Good Death Experience" is our final gift to our loved ones.
As a natural leader, Charon is driven by a strong desire to make a meaningful impact in the lives of others. Her life's purpose is deeply rooted in her inherent leadership abilities, and she consistently demonstrates her commitment through her presence, compassion, open-mindedness, and understanding towards everyone she encounters. From her early days as a volunteer to her current role as a death doula, Charon has embarked on a personal journey that has forged a profound connection with her true self and life's calling. This connection has solidified her purpose of providing comfort, support, and guidance to individuals navigating the challenging end-of-life journey. Through transformative experiences and unwavering dedication, Charon brings about significant and inspiring changes in the lives of those she serves.
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