Rev. Olivia Bareham, founder of Sacred Crossings, The Institute for Conscious Dying and Funeral Home is a certified Death Midwife, Home Funeral Guide and Celebrant. She holds bachelors degrees in Education and Natural Theology and Sacred Healing and is an ordained Inter-faith Minister. Olivia founded Sacred Crossings with the vision of changing the culture of death and dying through education, death midwifery and empowering families to create vigils and funerals at home. Olivia currently oversees the Sacred Crossings Funeral Home in Los Angeles, counsels bedside with the dying and facilitates classes and workshops in conscious dying and a certificate training program for doulas, ‘The Art of Death Midwifery’.