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David Kessler


David Kessler is one of the world’s foremost experts on grief and loss. His experience with thousands of people on the edge of life and death has taught him the secrets to living a happy and fulfilled life, even after life’s tragedies.

He is the author of six books, including his latest bestselling book, Finding Meaning: The Sixth Stage of Grief. He co-authored two books with Elisabeth Kubler Ross, Life Lessons and On Grief and Grieving, updating her 5 stages for grief. He also co-wrote, You Can Heal Your Heart with Louise Hay. He authored Visions Trips and Crowded Rooms: Who and What You See Before You Die. His first book, The Needs of The Dying received praise from Saint (Mother) Teresa.

David’s personal experience as a child witnessing a mass shooting while his mother was dying in a hospital helped him begin his journey. For most of his life, David has taught physicians, nurses, counselors, police, and first responders about the end of life, trauma, and grief. However, despite his vast knowledge of grief, his life was turned upside down by the sudden death of his twenty-one-year-old son.

David’s volunteer work includes being a founding member of Project Angel Food, a well-known and loved non-profit organization. He currently serves on the board of The Farrah Fawcett Foundation which provides cancer research, patient assistance, and prevention efforts. He also serves as Specialist Reserve for the Los Angeles Police as well as having served on the Red Cross’s disaster services team.

He has a new online model of grief support called Tender Hearts with over 25 groups each as well as one of the most respected Grief Certification programs. He is the founder of www.grief.com, which receives millions of visits yearly providing helpful resources to over 167 countries.


Speaker Disclosures:
Financial: David Kessler is the is the co-founder and President Emeritus of Project Angel Food. He is a published author and receives royalties. David Kessler receives a speaking honorarium and recording and book royalties from Psychotherapy Networker and PESI, Inc. He has no relevant financial relationships with ineligible organizations.
Non-financial: David Kessler is a board member for the Farrah Fawcett Foundation. He is a team member of the Health Care Executives of Southern California, the Los Angeles Police Department, and the Red Cross.

David Kessler On Grief and Grieving


Faculty:
David Kessler, MA, RN, FACHE
Duration:
5 Hours 33 Minutes
Format:
Audio and Video
Copyright:
Feb 19, 2019
Product Code:
POS049945
Media Type:
Digital Seminar
Price:
$99.98 - 2024 End of Fiscal Year Normal Price: Standard - $249.95

Grieving and Remembering Well: Tools for Healing


Faculty:
David Kessler, MA, RN, FACHE
Duration:
1 Hour 48 Minutes
Format:
Audio and Video
Copyright:
Mar 23, 2018
Product Code:
NOS095946
Media Type:
Digital Seminar
Price:
$27.98 - 2024 End of Fiscal Year Normal Price: Standard - $69.95

The Sixth Stage of Grief: Helping Clients & Patients Find Meaning after Loss


Faculty:
David Kessler, MA, RN, FACHE
Duration:
7 Hours 15 Minutes
Copyright:
Sep 19, 2020
Product Code:
CRS001408
Media Type:
Online Course
Price:
$149.00 Normal Price: Standard - $356.95

Unattended Grief: Interventions to Facilitate Healthy Grieving


Faculty:
David Kessler, MA, RN, FACHE
Duration:
1 Hour 30 Minutes
Format:
Audio and Video
Copyright:
Apr 30, 2021
Product Code:
POS058005
Media Type:
Digital Seminar
Price:
$27.98 - 2024 End of Fiscal Year Normal Price: Standard - $69.95

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