The award-winning TV series, "Open to Hope," hosted by Dr. Gloria Horsley and Dr. Heidi Horsley. Each episode will to introduce you to people who have suffered loss and again found hope. Open to Hope is the largest online grief resource in the world with over 1 million visitors a year; we invite you to visit us to watch Open to Hope tv. listen to podcasts, read articles and find hope and healing. Visit us today.

Episodes

Helping Families Cope With Suicide

On this show Pamela Prime, author and Spiritual Director and Shirley Kaminsky, Survivor Initiatives Chair for the American Foundation For Suicide Prevention discuss helping families cope after suicide.  Sue Ladow shows her Lifekeeper Memory Quilt.

Minding Your Grieving Soul

On this show Dr. Gloria and Dr. Heidi Horsley interview Karla Helbert and Heather Stang about mindfulness, yoga, and grief.  Karla is a bereaved mom, a licensed professional counselor, and a certified yoga instructor.  She is also the author of Finding Your Own Way to Grieve: A Creative Activity...

The Beat of Grief

On this show Dr. Gloria and Dr. Heidi Horsley interview Claudia Coenen and Josh Robinson about Expressing Grief Creatively. Claudia is a widow, the creator of the Karuna Cards, and author of A Creative Toolkit for Grief and Bereavement. Josh is a member of “Alo Brasil” and “The Spoken Hand...

The Whys and Hows of Grief Support

On this show Dr. Gloria and Dr. Heidi Horsley interview ADEC President, Dr. Phyllis Kosminsky and former ADEC President, Dr. Jon Reid, about getting back to life, after the death of a parent. Phyllis lost her mother as a child, and today is a psychotherapist in private practice, has written two...

Spirituality

On this show Dr. Heidi Horsley and Dr. Gloria Horsley discuss with Sherry Cassedy and Faith Freed helpful ideas on getting through a crisis. Sherry is an attorney who has practiced law and mediation for 29 years and currently has a mediation and private judging practice in Palo Alto, CA. She has...

Yoga as Fuel for Healing

On this show Dr. Gloria and Dr. Heidi Horsley interview Paul Denniston, about how yoga helped him heal after his sister Ella died of cancer. Paul created Grief Yoga and has taught his practice to thousands of people all over the world. He teaches at Kripalu Center and Esalen. His online courses...

How Does The Grief Expert Handle Grief? With David Kessler

On this show, Dr. Gloria and Dr. Heidi Horsley interview David Kessler, about how the grief expert handles grief. David is a world renowned expert on grief, whose 21 yr. Old son David died of an accidental overdose. He has authored 5 bestselling books two with Elizabeth Kubler-Ross, and one with...

Finding Meaning, The Sixth Stage Of Grief With David Kessler

On this show, Dr. Gloria and Dr. Heidi Horsley interview David Kessler, about how the grief expert handles grief. David is a world renowned expert on grief, whose 21 yr old son David died of an accidental overdose. He has authored 5 bestselling books, two with Elizabeth Kubler-Ross, and one with...

"Loss as an Inspiration for the Creative Process

On this show Dr. Gloria Horsley and Dr. Heidi Horsley discuss with Mary Skinner, documentary filmmaker, how her deceased mother inspired her award winning film “Irene Sendley: In The Name of Their Mothers”. Dr. Gloria and Dr. Heidi then interview singer songwriter Billy Bensing regarding his music...