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Spirit Guide: Laura Wheat Talks Us Through Grieving

Dr. Laura Wheat for Alumnus
Adam Brimer
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The University of Tennessee
Dr. Laura Wheat
Interview with Laura Wheat - No Music
(Just the interview, no music)

Finding ways to process grief while navigating the COVID-19 pandemic has been difficult. WUOT’s Chrissy Keuper spoke with Laura Wheat, Assistant Professor of Counselor Education at the University of Tennessee and Director of the Grief Outreach Initiative.

Chrissy is WUOT's News Director, as well as host of monthly talk show Dialogue. Her first job with the station was as a weekend student announcer while earning her bachelor's in Anthropology from the University of Tennessee. From 2004 to 2015, she served as the station's local host for Morning Edition. In 2019, she returned to the station as the local host for All Things Considered.