How Does The Grief Expert Handle Grief? With David Kessler

December 1, 2019

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 Louise Hay. His most recent book is Finding Meaning, the Sixth Stage of Grief. The show will close with Meghan Pulles singing Darkness into Light.

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