If you wish to contact Dann, please send him an email message at dann@dannhazel.com. 

Dann Hazel

Ph.D. in Psychology

M.A. in Clinical Psychology

M.A. in Media Psychology

M.Ed. in Education, Adolescent Behavior Disorders
B.A. in English

Dann Hazel, Ph.D., is a Florida-based author of both fiction and nonfiction. His professional experience includes teaching high school students, directing college preparatory grants, counseling in a private psychiatric hospital, teaching psychology on the college level, and writing. He has earned three master's degrees (in education, clinical psychology, and media psychology), as well as a doctorate in psychology. Dann's dissertation, released in 2014, is entitled Relationships of Psychological Well-Being, Social Morals, and Personality among Religious and Non-Religious Individuals


His writing credits include:


*Several magazine articles about the Spoleto U.S.A. Festival in Charleston, SC;

*Witness: Gay and Lesbian Clergy Report from the Front, a nonfiction exploration of gay and lesbian Christian ministers. Published in 2000 by Westminster John Knox Press.

*Moving On: The Gay Man's Guide for Coping When a Relationship Ends, a self-help book, predating marriage equality, for gay men who are dealing with the end of a long-term relationship. Published in 1999 by Kensington Publishing Company.

*Making Walt Disney World Vacation Memories and A Walt Disney World Outing, two travel guides, co-authored by Josh Fippen and Dann Hazel, which provide many tips for making the most out of a Mouse-based vacation. With the advent of online vacation planning tools, both titles were discontinued.

 Dann has written numerous short stories over the years, as well.


Dann currently resides with his husband, Josh Fippen, and their American Eskimo dog, Flurry, in Lake Wales, Florida.



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