Curriculum Vitae
Rev. Dr. Terri Daniel 
End-of-Life Educator/Interfaith Chaplain
​Certified ClinicalTrauma Professional, IATP
Certified in Death, Dying and Bereavement, ADEC |  503-957-7419


2019              Doctor of Ministry in Pastoral Care & Counseling, San Francisco Theological Seminary
2019              Certified Clinical Trauma Professional (CCTP)
2016              M.A. in Pastoral Care, Fordham University | Alpha Sigma Nu Honor Society
2015              Distinguished Alumni Award, Marylhurst University
2015              Certified in Death, Dying and Bereavement, Assn. for Death Education and Counseling
2014              B.A. in Religious Studies, Marylhurst University
2012              Unit One, Clinical Pastoral Education, Good Samaritan Medical Center, Corvalis, OR.
2011              Conscious Dying Training, the Four Winds Foundation
2007              Sacred Art of Dying, Units 2 and 4


2020               Adjunct Instructor, Spirituality and Mental Health program, University of Redlands/San Francisco Theological Seminary
2020               Adjunct Instructor, Interreligious Chaplaincy program: Graduate Theological Union
2019               Guest faculty, Death, Dying and Bereavement, Sonoma State College School of Nursing
2018               Guest faculty, Spirituality and Bereavement, San Francisco Theological Seminary
2018               Instructor, Grief as a Mystical Journey - USF School of Nursing
2013-2016      Volunteer Chaplain, Legacy Meridian Park Hospital
2013               Ordained Interfaith Minister, American Institute of Holistic Theology
2012-2014      Spiritual care internship/volunteering at Hopewell House Hospice, Portland, OR.
2010-2012      Volunteer, Partners in Care Hospice, Bend, OR
2007-2009      Volunteer, Hospice of Redmond and Sisters, Redmond, OR.


May 2021 - Omega Journal of Death and Dying: Adding a New Dimension to Grief Counseling: Creative Personal Ritual as a Therapeutic Tool for Loss, Trauma and Transition - May 27, 2021

Dec. 2019 - Journal of Pastoral Care and Counseling: Toxic Theology as a Contributing Factor in Complicated Mourning. December 2019: Volume 73, Issue 4,196-204.

Dec. 2017 - Journal of Pastoral Care and Counseling: Grief as a Mystical Journey: Fowler’s Stages of Faith Development and Their Relation to Post-Traumatic Growth. December 2017. Volume: 71 (Issue: 4), 220–229.

Jan. 2012 - Journal of Spirituality & Paranormal StudiesLosing Faith vs. Gaining Perspective - Jan 2012, Vol. 35 Issue 1, p. 18-22.

For more articles, visit Terri's page at Academia.Edu


Turning the Corner on Grief Street
Embracing Death
A Swan in Heaven
Grief and God 


Ask Doctor Death

Online class: The Dual Process Model of Mourning (selected excerpt)
Seminar: Near-Death Experience
Seminar: Mystical Experiences of the Dying
Class discussion on Atheism and SBNR


Alternatives London, UK
American Academy of Religion Portland, OR.
American Academy of Religion Berkeley, CA.
Association for Research and Enlightenment Virginia Beach, VA.
Assn. for Death Education and Counseling National
Bryn Athyn University, guest lecturer Bryn Athyn, PA
California State University San Diego, CA.
Compassionate Friends Frankfort, KY.
Compassionate Friends Las Vegas, NV.
Conference on Death and Afterlife Studies National
Hospice Del Valle Alamosa, CO.
Hospice of Redmond and Sisters Redmond, OR.
Hospice of the Conejo Valley Thousand Oaks, CA.
International Association of Near Death Studies Chicago, Tucson, Seattle
Kripalu Yoga Center Stockbridge, MA.
Legacy Hospice Portland, OR.
National University of Natural Medicine Portland, OR.
Partners in Care Hospice Bend, OR.
San Francisco Theological Seminary San Anselmo, CA
Sangre de Cristo Hospice Pueblo, CO.
Sonoma State University Rohnert Park, CA.
St. Francis Hospice Dublin, Ireland
Theosophical Society National
Unitarian Fellowship Fairhope, AL.
United Leukodystrophy Foundation DeKalb, IL.
Unity Church Salt Lake City, UT
NW Assn. for Death Education and Bereavement Portland, OR.
Conference on Religious Trauma Vancouver, BC
Hospice Foundation of America National
Utah Hospice & Palliative Care Organization Salt Lake City, UT