Gloria Horsley

Dr. Gloria Horsley is an internationally known grief expert, psychotherapist, and bereaved parent. She started "Open to Hope" to help the millions in the world with grief. She is a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist and Clinical Nurse Specialist, and has worked in the field of family therapy for over 20 years. Dr. Horsley hosts the syndicated internet radio show, The Grief Blog which is one of the top ranked shows on Health Voice America. She serves the Compassionate Friends in a number of roles including as a Board of Directors, chapter leader, workshop facilitator, and frequently serves as media spokesperson. Dr. Horsley is often called on to present seminars throughout the country. She has made appearances on numerous television and radio programs including "The Today Show," "Montel Williams," and "Sallie Jessie Raphael." In addition, she has authored a number of articles and written several books including Teen Grief Relief with Dr. Heidi Horlsey, and The In-Law Survival Guide.



Muriel Williams: Hospice and Donor Organizations in Bermuda, 30 Jan 2019

Illene Cupit: Grief Camp, 25 Jan 2019

Open To Hope Inspired by Horsley Family Tragedy, 15 Jan 2019

Kathie Supiano: Caring Connection, 12 Jan 2019

Tips For Handling Grief During the Holidays, 11 Dec 2018

The Vocabulary of Grief, 11 Dec 2018

You’ll Never Get Over It, 04 Dec 2018

Jason Stout: Outward Bound, 28 Nov 2018

Candice Courtney: Rituals, 26 Nov 2018

Darwin Huartson: Hospice, 20 Nov 2018

Dr. Anasuya Tegathesan: Multicultural Counseling, 12 Oct 2018

Cara Grosset: Getting Teens the Support They Need, 11 Oct 2018

Patricia Therese: Catholic Cemeteries and Crematoria, 26 Sep 2018

Why Do Therapists Warn the Bereaved that they Will Divorce?, 22 Sep 2018

Hospice and Healing: Interview with Anne Baker, 18 Sep 2018

Critical Care Family and Staff Support: Interview with Sue Gammill, 15 Sep 2018

Spirituality After a Loss: Interview with Reverend Michael Jemmott, 10 Aug 2018

Death by Hospital Error: What are your rights?, 02 Apr 2018

Valentine’s Day Killings at Parkland MSD High School: Grief and Trauma Support for Parkland, 01 Mar 2018

How Near-Death Experiences Change Our Thoughts About Death, 12 Jan 2018

Coping With the Loss of a Teen by Suicide, 10 Jan 2018

Facing Mortality: Interview with Isabel Stenzel Byrnes, 08 Jan 2018

Supporting Families Through Grief Beyond the Hospital, 06 Jan 2018

How Spouses Can Talk About Grief After a Child Dies, 04 Jan 2018

Lalie Gomez: Organ and Tissue Donation, 02 Jan 2018

Helping Others After Loss, 02 Jan 2018

Do Funerals Matter?, 27 Dec 2017

When the Final Words Were Angry, 26 Dec 2017

Why Some Families are Resilient, 20 Dec 2017

Elsa Aguilera: Grief and Culture, 10 Nov 2017

Dr. Anasuya Tegathesan: Grieving and the Hindu Culture, 25 Oct 2017

Wendy Lichtenthal: Helping Parents After the Loss of a Child, 13 Oct 2017

Carlos Blessing: Grief and Diversity in Nicaragua, 11 Oct 2017

David Moller: Cultural Competency Among Health Professionals, 01 Oct 2017

Fay Green: The Compassionate Friends, 18 Sep 2017

Kayce Hodos: Adolescent Grief, 16 Sep 2017

Mark de St. Aubin: Men and Grief, 14 Sep 2017

Coping With the Next Loss Differently: Interview with Dr. William Buckley, 28 Aug 2017

Quitter? Returning to College After a Family Death, 15 Aug 2017

Daniela Silva: Coping with Grief in the Brazilian Culture, 12 Aug 2017

Ana Bendana: Bereavement and Culture in Nicaragua, 08 Aug 2017

Sharon Strouse: Collage Therapy to Process Grief, 05 Aug 2017

Grief 101: Is There Value In Suffering?, 17 Jul 2017

Glen Lord: The Grief Toolbox, 03 Jun 2017

Grieving for Our Fallen Soldiers This Memorial Day, 29 May 2017

Suzy Miller: Donate Life America, 24 May 2017

Getting Back to Life When Grief Won’t Heal, 26 Apr 2017

Webinar: What a Father Learned From the Death of his Son, 21 Apr 2017

Open to Hope Television Wins Prestigious WAVE Award, 21 Mar 2017

Family First at Facebook: Company Offers Groundbreaking Bereavement Policy, 08 Mar 2017

Traumatic Grief May Interfere with Memory, 25 Jan 2017

Support for Donor Families and Organ Recipients, 24 Oct 2016

Peter’s Place: Serving Grieving Children in Philadelphia, 18 Oct 2016

Becoming a Grief Counselor, 11 Oct 2016

Julie White: Teens and Grief, 07 Oct 2016

Mandi Zucker: Imagine Center Offers Family Support, 21 Sep 2016

Coral Popowitz: Grief Camps Offer Peer-to-Peer Healing, 20 Sep 2016

Stacey Smyczynski: Children and Grief Groups, 10 Aug 2016

Tom Demaria: Grief in the Classroom, 05 Aug 2016

Kathleen Gilbert: Couples Coping with Child Loss, 20 Jul 2016

Judy Rooney: How to Help your Child Grieve, 08 Jul 2016

How to Recognize Your Coping Style When Dealing with Loss or Change, 29 Jun 2016

Isabel Stenzel Byrnes: Facing Mortality, 21 Jun 2016

Peter Hanlon: Bereavement Camp, 06 Jun 2016

Therese Wenner: Cranial Sacral, 24 May 2016

Jamie Yetter: Families and Organ Donation, 20 May 2016

Susan Rice: Helping Others After Loss, 27 Apr 2016

Kathleen Gilbert and Gloria Horsley: How Family Members Grieve Differently, 09 Apr 2016

Webinar: How to Manage the Easter Holiday, 23 Mar 2016

Jill Cliffer Beratta: Healing Through Art, 15 Mar 2016

Sharon Taylor: Father Loss, 13 Mar 2016

Carl McDonald: Loss of a Child in a DUI Collision, 08 Mar 2016

Michelle Post: Tissue Donation, 12 Feb 2016

Janet McCord: Marian University’s Thanatology Graduate Program, 11 Feb 2016

Cindy Kort: Writing to Heal, 28 Jan 2016

Seven Steps to Decuttering Your Grief: The Spark Joy Approach, 19 Jan 2016

Loss of an In-law, 27 Dec 2015

Susan Coyle: Hospice and End of Life, 23 Dec 2015

Marci Servizi: Death of a Father, 20 Dec 2015

Andy McNiel: Giving Children Space to Grieve, 13 Dec 2015

Sara Daren: Grief Camp for Boys, 03 Dec 2015

Josh Robinson: Expressing Grief Through Music, 02 Dec 2015

Andy McNiel: National Alliance for Grieving Children, 01 Dec 2015

Julie Lockhart: Helping Kids After Parent Loss, 28 Nov 2015

Donna Shuurman: Never Too Late to Heal, 27 Nov 2015

Kayko Tamaki: Helping Grieving Teens, 24 Nov 2015

Kelli Tucker: Helping People After the Death of a Loved One, 22 Nov 2015

Ashley Maderr: Death of a Father, 21 Nov 2015

Marissa McGehe: Helping Children Cope with Grief, 13 Nov 2015

Vonceil Levine: Grieving and Cultural Sensitivity, 11 Nov 2015

David Leonard: Grieving Men, 09 Nov 2015

Dr. Leeat Granek: Get Familiar with Death, 29 Oct 2015

Pauline Boss: Ambiguous Losses, 28 Oct 2015

Amy Florian: Healing After Loss, 10 Oct 2015

Stillbirth: Coping With and Supporting Those Whose Babies Have Died, 30 Sep 2015

Carla Sofka: Death, Dying and Grief in an Online Universe, 10 Sep 2015

Sharon Strouse: Healing Through Art, 07 Sep 2015

Peggy Sapphire: Disenfranchised Losses Can Thwart Grieving, 06 Sep 2015

Reverend Gregory Person: Where is God After Loss?, 05 Sep 2015

Jesse Roberts: Child Grief, 04 Sep 2015

Daniel Shemwell: Stigma After Loss, 03 Sep 2015

Anne M. Carson: Writing Poems about Death of Beloved, 02 Sep 2015

Lara Krawchuk: Grieving for Dad, 01 Sep 2015

Pastor Ron Ritter: Telling Your Story After the Death of a Loved One, 29 Aug 2015

David Goldblatt: The Process of Funeral to Cemetery, 28 Aug 2015

Ron Ritter: Tips on Dealing with Grief and Loss, 26 Aug 2015

Grief and Culture with Dr. Andy Ho, 15 Aug 2015

Janet McCord: Helping Others After Loss, 14 Aug 2015

Parent Loss with Barbara Scharf, 13 Aug 2015

William Buckley: Doing the Next Loss Differently, 13 Aug 2015

Hospice in the Latino Community with Deborah Gonzalez, 09 Aug 2015

Positive Psychology with Dr. Judith Stillion, 08 Aug 2015

Dr. Andy Ho: Grief and Cultural Differences, 06 Aug 2015

Hospice and Healing with Anne Baker, 01 Aug 2015

Patti Anewalt: Hospice and the Latino Community, 24 Jul 2015

Vicki Panagotacos: Gaining Traction in the Second Year, 23 Jul 2015

Ed Salisbury: Helping Men find Hope after Loss, 22 Jul 2015

Damita SunWolf LaRue: Enhancing Resiliency While Healing from Loss as a Native American, 14 Jul 2015

Dr. Jon Reid: Chinese Culture and Grief, 08 Jul 2015

What Bereaved Families Can Expect – Interview with Harriet Sarnoff Schiff, 02 Dec 2014

Activities to help Children Process Grief: Interview with Dr. Natalie Carlos, 15 Nov 2014

Bereavement and Adolescents: Interview with Dr. David E. Balk, 13 Nov 2014

Grief from a Native American Perspective: Interview with Damita Sunwolf Larue, 11 Nov 2014

Re-embracing Halloween After a Loss, 31 Oct 2014

Learning to Live Again After Loss: Interview with Alan Pederson, 28 Oct 2014

When a Pregnant Woman Commits Suicide, 05 Oct 2014

My Brother, My Best Friend, 30 Sep 2014

9/11 Post-Traumatic Stress: Four Things That Can Help, 11 Sep 2014

Joan Rivers and Life Support, 01 Sep 2014

Peanut Gallery, a Documentary: Interview with Molly Gandour, 06 Aug 2014

Is There a Right Way to Heal? An Interview with Dr. Phyllis Kosminsky, 06 Aug 2014

College Students and Bereavement: Interview With David Fajgenbaum, 06 Aug 2014

Personality Types and Grief: Interview with Dr. Lisa Prossor-Dodds, 04 Aug 2014

Adults Losing their Parents: Interview with Patricia Stauber, RN, 04 Aug 2014

Adolescents and Grief: Interview with Dr. Ken Doka, 04 Aug 2014

Healing Through Art: Interview with Sharon Strouse, 18 May 2014

Death, Dying and Grief in an Online Universe: Interview with Carla Sofka, 18 May 2014

What Gives Hope: Interview with Nancy Gershman, Memory Artist, 18 May 2014

The Faces of Disenfranchised Grief: An Interview with Peggy Sapphire, 17 May 2014

Removing the Kimono of Mourning: Interview with Anne Carson, 17 May 2014

Ministry of Bereavement: Interview with Ronald Ritter, 17 May 2014

Childhood Grief: An Interview with Chase Roberts, 17 May 2014

Grieving for Dad: Interview with Lara Rogers-Krawchuk, 17 May 2014

Creating Sacred Space: Interview with Rev. Ian Smith, 17 May 2014

Researcher Seeking Las Vegas-area Parents for Bereaved Study, 11 Dec 2013

Reacting to the Boston Marathon Bombing, 16 Apr 2013

Newtown vs. San Francisco 49ers: How I Learned to Love Football-Dr Gloria, 08 Jan 2013

Holiday Gifts: The Gift of the Fire, 07 Nov 2012

Mother’s Day Without Mother, 10 May 2012

Spring Holidays: Getting Faith Back in Your Life, 18 Apr 2012

Whitney Houston Reminds Me of My Friend, 10 Mar 2012

Getting the Routines Back in Your Life, 25 Feb 2012

Mother’s Day: Look for the Woodpecker, 04 May 2011

Talking With Grandchildren About Loss, 27 Feb 2010

How Do I Handle In-Laws After Death of Husband, 07 Oct 2009

Father Grieves Deeply for Loss of Only Son, 29 Sep 2009

Bereaved Mother Seeks to Become Grief Counselor, 06 May 2009

Trust Yourself When Grieving, 16 Feb 2009

Widow’s Brother-in-Law Keeps Imposing, 22 Dec 2008

Handling the Death of a Therapist, 20 Sep 2008

I Didn’t Get to Say Goodbye, 03 Jun 2008