Dr. Howard Winokuer As the founder of The Winokuer Center for Counseling and Healing, Howard Winokuer has been working in the field of dying, death and bereavement for over 30 years. Bringing his experience as a grief counselor, college professor, author and hospice professional, Dr. Winokuer delivers a comprehensive view of our field “from the trenches,” helping colleagues understand the wide range of intricacies of grief counseling. Dr. Winokuer is a much sought-after speaker having presented programs throughout North America and in 11 foreign countries. He has written many articles on grief and was co-editor of Grief and Bereavement in Contemporary Society: Bridging Research and Practice (2011) and co-author of Principles and Practices of Grief Counseling (2012). Dr. Winokuer is the past president of Association for Death Education and Counseling.