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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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James Sesnak: A Journey Through Widowhood

Posted on January 28, 2021 - by admin

I was born in Detroit on 7/17/1952 and attended parochial grade school and high school. I graduated from Eastern Michigan University in December of 1974 with a B.S. in psychology […]


Shelley Buck and Kathy Curtis: How to Find Inner Light After Loss

Posted on January 21, 2021 - by admin

Shelley Buck moved from the Midwest to California to follow her dream of working for Disney.  When her first son, Ryder, 22, was diagnosed with cancer she began to write […]


Valerie Samuels: Caring For Yourself and Your Family After A Unique Loss

Posted on January 14, 2021 - by admin

Losing a twin in a unique experience for both mother and child.  Valerie Samuels is the mother of 5 surviving children.  She lost her twin daughter, Gina nine days after […]


Dr. Bob Baugher: Psychics-Do They Help or Hinder Bereaved People?

Posted on January 7, 2021 - by admin

Thinking about going to a Psychic? Join Dr. Bob Baugher and Dr. Heidi and Dr. Gloria Horsley in a lively discussion including the negative and positive outcomes of consulting with […]


Mackenzie Drazan: Get Help After Loss

Posted on December 31, 2020 - by admin

Had a loss, looking for support? Join Dr. Heidi and Dr. Gloria Horsley and bereaved sibling Mackenzie Drazan for a discussion of MiResource a web based platform which can help […]


Jason Snyder: Drug Overdose and Recovery

Posted on December 24, 2020 - by admin

Jason Snyder came to the world of addiction and recovery through family tragedy and personal struggle with addiction. He lost both of his siblings to drug overdose and as a […]


Brandi Hamlin Healing Grief: The Mind/Body Connection

Posted on December 17, 2020 - by admin

Has it occurred to you that healing grief must occur on a physical as well as an emotional level? Join Dr. Gloria and Dr. Heidi Horsley and Brandi Hamlin, bereaved […]


Dr. Jeff Spiess Life and Death Go Together

Posted on December 10, 2020 - by admin

Dr. Jeff Spiess is the author of Dying with Ease: A Compassionate Guide for Making Wiser End-of-Life Decisions. He has spent his medical career with people facing serious illness and […]


Alesia K. Alexander: Saying Goodbye to Mommy or Daddy

Posted on December 3, 2020 - by admin

Wondering how to deal with children who have lost a parent?  This is a not to be missed show with Dr. Gloria and Dr. Heidi Horsley and Alesia K. Alexander, […]


Daniel A Roberts and Melinda Moore: Planning a Suicide Funeral

Posted on November 26, 2020 - by admin

Daniel A. Roberts (D.D., D.Min., F.T.) is rabbi emeritus of Temple Emanu El, Cleveland, Ohio and is a Fellow in Thanatology certified by the Association of Death Education and Counseling. […]