Kelly Grosklags

Kelly Grosklags


For over 25 years Kelly dedicated her practice to minimizing suffering through her work in oncology, palliative care and hospice. An experienced therapist and gifted speaker, Kelly created Conversations with Kelly as a public healing forum to broaden her reach as a psychotherapist, social worker and healer for patients and families. Kelly is a Board Certified Diplomate in clinical social work and earned a fellowship in grief counseling from the American Academy of Health Care Professionals. She earned a Master’s Degree in clinical social work from the University of St. Thomas/University of St. Catherine. Kelly is a proud former board member for Angel Foundation, a non-profit organization supporting families living with cancer. Kelly received the 2016 BCEA award for outstanding dedication in the field of breast cancer. Kelly is the author of A Comforted Heart, an oncology psychotherapist’s perspective on finding meaning and hope during illness and loss. Her private psychotherapy practice is located in Minneapolis.

5D – The Dying are the Best Teachers on Living

Speaker(s): Kelly Grosklags, LICSW, BCCSW I love to talk with people about my experiences of working with the dying and the lessons and themes that have emerged for the close to approximately 400 deaths I have witnessed — and many more conversations with terminally ill people. Or talk about ways to see grief as a […]