Dannion Brinkley is an internationally renowned author and speaker in the field of spirituality, self-development and Complimentary and Alternative Medicine.
He has appeared on hundreds of television and radio shows and in 1994 his New York Times bestseller, Saved by the Light (VHS), was the highest rated made-for-television movie of all time (by the Fox Network)
Dannion’s has personal experiences of enduring unimaginable pain and multiple near-death experiences—two lightening strikes, open-heart surgery, ruptured subdural hematomas—to brain surgery and a massive grand mal seizure. He’s been clinically dead for 28 minutes and had three of the most complete Near Death Experiences (NDEs) ever recorded.
Dannion’s near death experiences and panoramic life reviews engrained in him a sense of service and compassion.
He has been a hospice volunteer for 33 years. Dannion co-founded The Twilight Brigade, Compassion in Action in Los Angeles.
He has been active for more than 20 years in educating legislators and policymakers about the value of complementary therapies and urging for research and wider access.
Dannion has received the President’s Lifetime Achievement Award for Outstanding Volunteer Service, and numerous other awards for his service.