Open to Hope Podcast

Feeling discouraged? Relax and tune into the Open to Hope podcast and hear Dr. Gloria Horsley and Dr. Heidi Horsley interview guests with inspiring stories about recovery from loss.

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John Polo: Spouse Loss Healing and Dating

Posted on May 28, 2020 - by admin

After losing his wife, Michelle in 2016 he found his passion with helping others through their pain.  John writes, coaches and speaks on grief, healing, dating, relationships, personal growth and […]


Dale Larson: Bereavement Struggles During COVID 19

Posted on May 25, 2020 - by admin

If you have suffered a loss during the pandemic join Dr. Dale G. Larson, Professor of Counseling Psychology at Santa Clara University for practical ideas on dealing with disappointment and […]


Sally A. Norton: Talking With Bereaved Families

Posted on May 21, 2020 - by admin

Dr. Norton is dedicated to improving the care of patients with advanced illness and their family members. Her program of research is focused on palliative care and end-of-life decision-making with […]


Dr Gloria and Dr Heidi Horsley After the Death of a Spouse, What About the Stuff?

Posted on May 20, 2020 - by admin

Rob asks about what to do with his stuff and his partners after the death of their spouses. They want to move in together, but where do they start? […]


Dr. Christopher Kerr: Death Is But a Dream

Posted on May 14, 2020 - by admin

Christopher Kerr, MD, PhD is the author of Death Is But a Dream: Finding Hope and Meaning at Life’s End. He is the Chief Medical Officer and Chief Executive Officer […]


Marion Donon: The loss of a grandparent to Covid-19

Posted on May 8, 2020 - by admin

Do you have a child who has lost a grandparent or is fearful of losing one?  There is much in the current news about the “at risk” group that is […]


Alan Pedersen: Healing Guilt and Regret

Posted on May 7, 2020 - by admin

Do you ever wonder what you could have done or should have done to save your loved one from death? Where do you go from here? Dr. Gloria and Dr. […]


Dr. Robin F. Goodman: Talking to Bereaved Kids About Coronavirus

Posted on May 5, 2020 - by admin

Are you wondering how to support bereaved children during these disruptive times? Join psychologist and family expert Dr. Robin F. Goodman for advice and support.  Robin has done extensive research […]


Dr. Jill Harrington: Handling Emotions During Covid-19

Posted on May 1, 2020 - by admin

Wondering what to say or how to respond to others during this stressful time? Sheltering in place can create uncomfortable interactions for those both inside and outside the home.  Join […]


Frankie Orella: Missing Mom Lord Hear My Cry

Posted on April 30, 2020 - by admin

Frankie Orella is a Nashville-native singer-songwriter who grew up in a home surrounded by the melodies of The Beatles and words of hymn writers. When she was 17, she lost […]