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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Dr Rich Tedeschi; Traumatic Loss

Posted on November 16, 2006 - by Dr. Gloria and Dr. Heidi Horsley

Dr. Rich Tedeschi is a professors at University of North Carolina in Charlotte and specialist in trauma and bereavement. He has written numerous books on the subjects. https://audio.opentohope.com/2010/10/Dr-Rich-Tedeschi-111606.mp3Podcast: Play in […]

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Karen Knee; Supporting Bereaved Families Making the necessary Decisions of Loss

Posted on November 9, 2006 - by Dr. Gloria and Dr. Heidi Horsley

Karen and her family founded Memory Jar, a nonprofit organization to help bereaved families with funeral planning and memorializing loved ones. https://audio.opentohope.com/2010/10/Karen-Knee-110906.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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Dr Donna Shuurman; Coming to Terms with Loss

Posted on October 26, 2006 - by Dr. Gloria and Dr. Heidi Horsley

Dr Donna Shuurman is the National Director of the Doughy Center. The Doughy Center is an organization for grieving children and families. She has written and trained internationally on children’s […]

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Rod Colvin; Prescription Drugs, Sibling Death from a Long Term Addiciton

Posted on October 13, 2006 - by Dr. Gloria and Dr. Heidi Horsley

Rod lost his brother to a drug addiction, he authored the book; Prescription Drug Addiction, the Hidden Epidemic. https://audio.opentohope.com/2010/11/Rod-Colvin-101906.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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Natalie Smith-Blakeslee; Death of an Adult Child

Posted on October 12, 2006 - by Dr. Gloria and Dr. Heidi Horsley

After the death of her daughter, Natalie created Healing Hearts Haven a website ot help other parents heal. https://audio.opentohope.com/2010/11/Natalie-Smith-Blakeslee-101206.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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Elaine E. Stillwell; Coping and Surviving After the Death of Two Children

Posted on October 5, 2006 - by Dr. Gloria and Dr. Heidi Horsley

After the death of her two oldest children Elaine Stillwell has shared her gifts of caring and humor throughout the world by speaking to people and writing. https://audio.opentohope.com/2010/10/Elaine-E.-Stillwell-100506.mp3Podcast: Play in […]

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Dr John Christensen; Looking at the Difference Between Normal Grief and Depression

Posted on September 28, 2006 - by Dr. Gloria and Dr. Heidi Horsley

Dr Christensen has been a marriage and family therapist for over 30 years and has lost 3 of his children. https://audio.opentohope.com/2010/10/Dr-John-Christensen-092806.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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Susan Whitmore; Finding Meaning After Losing Erika

Posted on September 21, 2006 - by admin

After the Loss of her daughter Susan founded The Erika Whitmore Goodwin Foundation and Grief Haven. Both were created to support parents in the loss of a child. https://audio.opentohope.com/2010/10/Susan-Whitmore-092106.mp3Podcast: Play […]

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Rayna Vaught Godfrey; Losing a Sibling in Adulthood

Posted on September 2, 2006 - by Dr. Gloria and Dr. Heidi Horsley

Rayna Vaught Godfrey shares her journey through loss and the help she has given others. https://audio.opentohope.com/2010/10/Dr-Rayna-Vaught-Godfrey-083106.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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Bill Ritter; Healing After A Loved Ones Suicide

Posted on August 10, 2006 - by Dr. Gloria and Dr. Heidi Horsley

Bill Ritter shares the journey after the suicide of his son through his sermons and book. https://audio.opentohope.com/2010/10/Bill-Ritter-081006.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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