Open to Hope Podcast

Feeling discouraged? Relax and tune into "Grief Relief" radio and hear Dr. Gloria Horsley and Dr. Heidi Horsley interview guests with inspiring stories about recovery from loss.


Grief and the Battle Back to Happiness with Richard Pryor

June 13, 2019

Richard Pryor is an Entrepreneur, author and Life Coach. After the death of his son he found that his purpose in life was to help other move forward. His coaching practice serves bereaved parents as well as entrepreneurs in overcoming the challenges in business and life. He is the author of Warriors of Life, Conquering […]

Developing A Culture of Kindness After A Suicide with Ronnie Susan Walker MS, LCPC

June 6, 2019

Ronnie Susan Walker is the Founder and Executive Director of the Alliance of Hope for Suicide Loss Survivors. Over the last ten years, Alliance of Hope has helped thousands of people deal with and heal from the complicated grief that follows loss of a loved one to suicide. Ms. Walker is a Licensed Clinical Mental […]

Mother’s Day Honoring Our Loved Ones with Dr. Gloria Horsley and Dr. Heidi Horsley

May 10, 2019

Holidays can be difficult to cope with after a loss. On This show Dr. Gloria and Dr. Heidi Horsley discuss rituals, advice and preparation for getting through what can be for many a very difficult day. This is an important show for all of those who have lost family members. Play in new window […]

Coping With The Memories Of Suffering with Dr. Heidi Horsley and Dr. Gloria Horsley

May 7, 2019

I watched my son suffer from colon cancer. He died 15 months after he was diagnosed. He was my oldest and had just turned 50. He fought so hard, prayers went out all over the US and Europe, but it was not to be no matter what. Its been 6 years now and I am […]

Intimacy and Grief with Stacey & Steve Parker

May 2, 2019

Steve and Stacy Parker are the bereaved parents of Alyssa, who died at the age of two in 1997. Since her death they have had two other children. They are very supportive of couples who have suffered a loss and have been involved with The Compassionate Friends since Alyssa’s death. Stacey has been a volunteer […]

Grief Anger and Guilt with Dr. Heidi and Dr. Gloria Horsley

April 30, 2019

On this show Dr. Heidi and Gloria Horsley answer the following question from Carol, “I lost my son 29 months ago after a battle with terminal cancer. I know he is gone and that he’s is not coming back. As a mom I should have seen the signs and wonder if caught earlier the outcome […]

Don’t Ask Me To Get Over Grief with Dr. Gloria and Dr. Heidi Horsley

April 23, 2019

It will be 2 years ago in April when my son died. He drank a lot and that drinking caused his heart to become weak and in the night it just quit. They were not able to revive him. I am struggling with this and like everyone I have guilt that I should have been […]

Carrie Pike: When Do You Clean Out The Closet?

April 18, 2019

Carrie pike is the creator of Carrie Bears, a company passionate about helping others through their grief process by making bears out of a loved ones clothing. For almost 20 years, Carrie has been sewing bears, listening to and sharing stories with people who have had a need. In 2018 she completed an inspired goal […]

Too Young To Die with Dr. Heidi and Dr. Gloria Horsley

April 16, 2019

How do you deal with the anger that comes and goes when your 34 year old daughter (only child) who struggled to find her way and then, worked hard to get where she wanted to be, was a runner, yoga enthusiast and healthy eater, was so healthy and full of life…. only to have it […]