Christiane zu Salm is an Emotional Health Counselor specializing in grief work. She is the author of In My Own Last Words: Insights Shared by the Dying and host of the podcast Before It’s Too Late.

After a decade of hospice work, zu Salm now specializes in grief counseling. In her virtual practice, she teaches those who feel stuck, burned out, or empty inside how to grieve losses of any kind, whether it be death, divorce, business, or a significant life change. Her work is centered on the premise that grief can be a transformational force. The grieving process allows us to reconnect to ourselves, diminish regrets, and achieve higher levels of consciousness in our lives. 

In her former life, Christiane zu Salm worked as a media executive for MTV Networks and IAC, and served as a senior advisor to JP Morgan. She is a trained end-of-life caretaker, grief counselor, and a certified professional IPEC coach. She holds an MBA with distinction from Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität in Munich, Germany, is an Eisenhower Fellow, and was named Global Leader for Tomorrow by the World Economic Forum.