My name is Sherry E. Showalter, Ph.D., M.S.W., LCSW My skills and areas of expertise include many years of working with people in Hospice care and speaking across the globe to those in health care, hospice and organizations and business. I have been honored to walk with those along arduous journeys through loss and grief, while attending to the needs of specialized and difficult traumas. I was a 9/11 first responder, and lived most of my life in the D.C. area. My professional title is now as a Keynote Speaker, Author at Dr. Sherry E Showalter, Phd LLC, and I hope to inspire others along the way, as I speak to communities, at conferences, in seminars and as keynotes as a Motivational Speaker and Author. I received my Ph.D. in Metaphysical Ministry from The University Of Sedona. I am currently involved with The National Association of Social Workers. My hobbies and interests include listening to music and boating. I am drawn to and passionate about charitable organizations; MS finding a cure, and organizations that empower, and eradicate cancer. I am also a staunch supporter of Compassionate Friends and hospice.