Elisabeth Kübler-Ross, MD, (1926-2004),
was a Swiss-born psychiatrist, humanitarian, and co-founder of the hospice movement around the world. She was also the author of the groundbreaking book On Death and Dying,
which first discussed The Five Stages of Grief. Elisabeth authored twenty-four books in thirty-six languages and brought comfort to millions of people coping with their own deaths or the death of a loved one. Her greatest professional legacy includes teaching the practice of humane care for the dying and the importance of sharing unconditional love. Her work continues by the efforts of hundreds of organizations around the world, including The Elisabeth Kübler-Ross Foundation: EKRFoundation.org
is one of the world’s foremost experts on death and grief. He is the author of five bestselling books, including two co-authored with the legendary Elisabeth Kübler-Ross: On Grief and Grieving
and Life Lessons
. His first book, The Needs of the Dying,
a #1 bestselling hospice book, received praise by Mother Teresa. His newest book is co-authored with Louise Hay: You Can Heal Your Heart: Finding Peace After Breakup, Divorce or Death.