Our Symposiums and Workshops

In these unique online seminars, you'll work interactively
with some of today's most respected leaders in death and bereavement studies.
Our content is original, unique and relevant, covering critical psychospiritual issues
experienced by dying and grieving individuals.  




Who Should Attend:

. Physicians, nurses and medical staff
. Counselors and psychologists and social workers
. Hospice professionals
. Spiritual seekers and mystics
. Bereaved individuals and caregivers
. Theologians and religious scholars
. Anyone working with death, dying and bereavement

CE credit hours available for
nurses, social workers, counselors and more

See below for information on our CE credits


August  2024
The Influence of Embedded Religious Beliefs
in End-of-Life Mystical Experiences

January 2025
Family Dynamics and Religious Conflict
at the Beside and Beyond

Our Esteemed Teachers and In-Depth Topics

Explore these highlights from some of our past events
for an overview of our content


Loss and the Quest for Meaning
Dr. Robert Neimeyer and Dr. Carolyn Ng

For a closer look at our previous conferences and events,
please click

expert in toxic religious beliefsSymposium Host/Facilitator
Terri Daniel, DMin, CT, FFGT

Dr. Daniel is an inter-spiritual hospice chaplain and end-of-life educator certified in death, dying and bereavement by the Association of Death Education and Counseling and in family-focused grief therapy by The Portland Institute.  She conducts workshops throughout the U.S. and is an adjunct instructor in death studies and chaplaincy at Marian University and the Graduate Theological Union. She  is the founder of The Afterlife ConferenceThe Conference on Death, Grief and Belief, and the Ask Doctor Death podcast.   

Discover more great content on our Ask Doctor Death podcast!

About Our Continuing Education Credits

    • CE credits for psychologists are provided by the Spiritual Competency Academy (SCA) which is co-sponsoring this program. The Spiritual Competency Academy is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. Spiritual Competency Academy maintains responsibility for this program and its content.
    • The California Board of Behavioral Sciences accepts CE credits for LCSW, LPCC, LEP, and LMFT license renewal for programs offered by approved sponsors of CE by the American Psychological Association.
    • LCSW, LPCC, LEP, and LMFTs, and other mental health professionals from states other than California need to check with their state licensing board as to whether or not they accept programs offered by approved sponsors of CE by the American Psychological Association.
    • SCA is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing (BRN Provider CEP16887) for licensed nurses in California. RNs must retain their certificate of attendance for 4 years after the course concludes.
    • For questions about receiving your Certificate of Attendance, contact [YOUR ORGANIZATION'S CONTACT NAME AND EMAIL].

For questions about CE, contact Spiritual Competency Academy at info@spiritualcompetencyacademy.com.

Call 503-957-7419 or email office@deathgriefandbelief.com