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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David Kessler Finding Meaning The Sixth Stage of Grief

Posted on July 4, 2020 - by admin

The International Day of Hope and Healing After Loss, this is a first-of-a-kind, virtual experience bringing together major organizations and leaders in the field devoted to supporting the bereaved. Our […]


Nathan Peterson: Dance Again

Posted on June 11, 2020 - by admin

Singer-songwriter Nathan Peterson is currently celebrating the release of two solo albums and two books about the life and passing of his beautiful daughter, Olivia.Over the past two decades, Nathan […]


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. […]


Finding Joy Again In Service with Debbie Ford Dullabaun

Posted on April 23, 2020 - by admin

Debbie Ford Dullabaun was a full time mother to her son, Dale Lee Dullabaun, III, born August 23, 1992. After his untimely and devastating death on October 29, 1998, she […]


Shari O’Loughlin: Compassionate Friends Giving Hope In A Time of Anxiety

Posted on March 27, 2020 - by admin

The death of her 14 year old son, Connor in a small plane crash led Shari O’Loughlin on a journey to be the Executive Director of the Compassionate Friends.  Shari […]


Kjerstin Davies Coronavirus Triggers Grief

Posted on March 19, 2020 - by admin

Kjerstin Davies is the president and cofounder of Charlie’s Guys, a national nonprofit that provides bereaved siblings 18 years and younger with a gift or experience to help them on […]


It All Starts With Self Care with Nichole Stangel

Posted on February 27, 2020 - by admin

Nichole Stangel, MA, MS, LPC, NCC, CT, is the Bereavement Coordinator/CISM Coordinator at Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin.  Chair of the Southeast WI Grief Network, a leader and educator for Traumatic […]


Parenting Teens Through the Grief Process with John Duffy

Posted on January 30, 2020 - by admin

Dr. John Duffy is a clinical psychologist specializing in parenting, teens and relationships. He is a nationally-known speaker, podcaster, radio personality and media expert. His new best-selling book, “Parenting the […]


Healing After Multiple Losses with Larry Barber

Posted on December 5, 2019 - by admin

Larry M. Barber is a minister, licensed professional counselor, and certified thanatologist (specialist in the study of death, dying and bereavement). His interest in the field of death and bereavement […]


Gold Star Families Grieving with Jill Stephenson

Posted on November 28, 2019 - by admin

Jill Stephenson speaks nationwide advocating for veterans, organ donation and Gold Star families. Through her adversities she has found hidden blessings and made it her mission to instill positivity and […]