Welcome to Grief 2 Growth
Dr. Terri Daniel Profile Photo

Dr. Terri Daniel

Hospice Chaplain, Grief Counselor, Educator

Dr. Terri Daniel is an interfaith hospice chaplain, end-of-life educator, and grief counselor certified in death, dying and bereavement by the Association of Death Education and Counseling and in trauma support by the International Association of Trauma Professionals. She conducts workshops throughout the U.S. and teaches at the Graduate Theological Union in Berkeley, California. Terri is also the founder of The Conference on Death, Grief and Belief (formerly The Afterlife Conference), and the Ask Doctor Death podcast. She is also the author of four books on death, grief and the afterlife.

Over the years Terri has helped hundreds of people learn to live, die and grieve more consciously. Her work is acclaimed by hospice professionals, spiritual seekers, therapists theologians, and academics worldwide.

Terri has a BA in Religious Studies from Marylhurst University, an MA in Pastoral Care from Fordham University, and a Doctor of Ministry in Pastoral Care and Counseling from the San Francisco Theological Seminary.

Nov. 6, 2022

Terri Daniel- Why She's Known As Dr. Death

I've known Dr. Daniel for several years. We have worked together on workshops and teaching courses. I've learned so much from her during our time together. In today's interview, we discuss toxic theology and how it can compli...

Episode page
Nov. 2, 2020

Dr. Terri Daniel- Grief Expert- Ep. 97

Dr. Terri Daniel is a hospice and hospital-trained spiritual care provider and end-of-life educator. She conducts workshops throughout the U.S. and teaches SPIRITUALITY AND BEREAVEMENT to chaplaincy students at the Graduate...

Episode page
Jan. 24, 2020

Jeremiah Camara- Religion, Race & America- Ep. 48

In this eye-opening and maybe controversial conversation, I sit down with accomplished filmmaker, speaker, and author, Jeremiah Camara to discuss his films: Contradiction: A Question of Faith and Holy Hierarchy: The Religious...

Episode page
Aug. 9, 2019

Grief and God- When Religion Does More Harm Than Healing- Ep. 15

Rev. Dr. Terri Daniel and I sat down for a chat about how religion can effectively complicate grief rather than providing relief. Dr. Daniel is a End-of-Life Advisor, Interfaith Chaplain, and certified in death, dying, and b...

Episode page